"The Passage of Time"
Sand. Soil. A mountain.
& The shepherd doesn't have his dog.
- By Seyed Morteza Hamidzadeh
The above haiku has so much meaning for me when I reflect on the inner chaos that sometimes overcomes me. Especially during times of world conflict, as we see today, we can certainly feel the power of this piece and the description of our inner longing for guidance.
About the Author: Syed is a young, inspiring peace activist born in Mashhad, Iran in 1991. His poems have been published around the world including Vivimus Magazine (Iceland), FIVE Poetry & eFiction Magazines (USA), Zouch Magazine (Canada), and WAF Anthology Book (Portugal). You can learn more about him or contact him by clicking here.
Syed has also contributed the very first denaalatassi.com Guest Blog, which you can read by clicking here.