without my sadness the songbirds are only a forest of beaks

Poem by Taha Muhammad Ali (29.IV.1984) in So What: New and Selected Poems, 1971-2005. The Falcon   1 If ever, sadness, it might be in my power to free myself from you one day, then I would feel, decidedly, the suicide’s delight as he’s freed from all responsibility! And imagine that I were suddenly releasedContinue reading “without my sadness the songbirds are only a forest of beaks”