Poetry

A collection of published and unpublished poetry.


A Few Words on Meditation

Meditation makes me feel fresh, like a newly picked mango or tart juice from a thick lime. Sometimes meditation makes me feel like white sheets drying on the clothes line in a cool breeze. That is all. – Aminah Jamil

A Poem About the Insidious Nature of Writing

I’m always f$*%ing writing— No matter where I am, No matter what I’m doing, I’m always f$*%ing  writing. I’m always f$*%ing writing— Even in my head, Even when I’m eating, I’m always f$*%ing writing. I’m always f$*%ing writing— No matter where I go, I could be drunk af, I’d still be f$*%ing writing. I’m always […]

Day 9 – Inanna

Orange tabby, they call her, But I call her Sweets.Round bell on her collar Don’t mess with her treats.