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When I am with you, we stay up all night.
When you’re not here, I can’t go to sleep.
Praise God for these two insomnias!
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It’s an album of music, but there’s a story behind it that I’d like to tell.
Recently I got the chance (the time) to make a short album of electronic music (beats), as an antidote to all of the lyric songs that I had been working on. 1,041 more words
Poetry is fascinating because it has simplicity in depth and depth in simplicity. True, not all poets manage to do that with every poem. An exception I can think of is the great Gulzar sir. 408 more words
“Love is the religion, and the universe is the book.” – Jelaluddin Chelabi
Disclaimer: I do not read Persian, so I can only comment on the English translations and versions of this poetry. I hope to find some friends who can point me toward good videos and audio recordings of these poems in their original language. 775 more words