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Abaya Poems

Abaya Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of abaya poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for abaya.

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Early Light In Zenith
E-arly
L-ight
I-n
Z-enith
A-llows

A-pparent
B-eacon
A-s
Y-ou
A-wake

Topic: Birthday of Eliza L. Abaya (September 16)
Form: Vertical Monocrostic...Read More
Categories: abaya, birthday,
Form: Acrostic



Skirting the Issue

Somebody saw the enemy’s fearless leader
secretly slinking away
The battle in the blood desert field of Raqqa
was still raging on
Hell’s fury had more than a pound of flesh
left to take
But that fearless leader, 
who was seen stealthily leaving,
didn’t wanna collect his...Read More
Categories: abaya, death, religion, war, wisdom,
Form: Narrative
Expulsion
A black cloud 
rains selectively 
on the dispossessed, 
a wretched lot. 
 
My billowing abaya 
now clings to me, 
revealing my form. 
Their glances lacerate. 
 
The road stretches 
to the horizon, 
but has swallowed 
my expectations.


Palestine, 1948 
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Categories: abaya, allah, arabic, betrayal, conflict, confusion, discrimination, grief,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Mother of all Abaya Poems
      THE MOTHER OF ALL ABAYA POEMS
        (103rd Air Command Pilot Lady)
Well Colonel you may think you're Rudolph Valintino
and the sheik of the hundred and third air clown.
but...Read More
Categories: abaya, allah, satire,
Form: I do not know?
A WHISPER
A WHISPER


As blur as it was at first
I took one more step
And then I heard the faint whisper
In a low hum in the wind
Where is the drum-beat coming from?
I followed the sound of the drum
Walking slowly in the rain
Smashing into...Read More
Categories: abaya, culture, cute love, dance, love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member LADIES OF TAHRIR SQUARE
    LADIES OF TAHRIR SQUARE
She spread through our minds
In the chaos of Cairo backstreets.
And on this day
Oh how we loved that girl.
and we stopped our red Vespas at the red light
for her to cross.

We knew who she...Read More
Categories: abaya, anger, beauty, betrayal, eulogy, political, prayer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Westernizing Muhamad al-Abassi
    Westernizing Muhamad al-Abassi
She spread through our minds
In the chaos of Cairo backstreets.
And on this day
Oh how we loved that girl.
and we stopped our red Vespas at the red light
for her to cross.

We knew who she is,
In...Read More
Categories: abaya, allah, arabic, conflict, freedom, visionary,
Form: Free verse