Out of this world

Out of this world


Snowdrops and bluebells

Grow beneath your feet

As you tread along


Twigs blossom

Pink and white

As you stroke them

With your fingertips


Water flows

 From rocks and stones

As you caress them

With your tender hands


Moonlight glows

As you wander beneath

Crisp indigo skies

Fruits are filled with flavour

As you pick them up

To lay down in your basket


Your heavenly bread

Baked with love


With the aroma of the earth

 Coming out of your clay oven

Fills my soul

With warmth and joy

As you break it to put into my mouth

And as you pass by

With your forehead, held up high

Life blossoms

With love, hope

And delight


I knew you…. Free, as evening breeze

Cheerful, as morning sunshine

Compassionate, as warm autumn leaves

Wild, as winter waterfall

Dignified, as Palestine olive trees

Graceful, as summer clouds

Defiant, as Jerusalem Mountains

Strong, as rocks of Lifta and Beit Iksa

Patient, as rain drops filling the ocean

Gentle, as rainbow colours

Sweet, as childhood innocence

Pure, as angels’ hearts

I knew you free, as evening breeze

I loved you free, remarkable woman

My sweet grandmother



5 Responses

  1. The characters in my book also bake their bread in clay ovens–a book, curiously enough, also set in Palestine. God’s blessings to you.


  2. Love the poem, pictures and your tribut. Poem made me feel very tranquil – thank you.


    • “tribute” to your grandmother


    • Thank you very much Anita
      My grandmother is a remarkable woman, the world would be a much better place if there are more people like her


  3. […] Comments nahida the Exiled Palestinian on Out of this worldAnita on Out of this worldAnita on Out of this worldSamira Kfoury on My Beloved has […]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Left Hook by Dean Henderson

A Weekly Whack at the Global Oligarchy


helping the Light overcome the darkness

James Perloff

formerly refugebooks.com


A Muslim's View


Click on the topics below or the search bar on the right. Thanks for visiting!

| truthaholics

Exposing Truth Behind Media Spin

No Time to Think

The words, poems, stories and thoughts of award winning writer and journalist, Nic Outterside

Plato's Guns

M i d e a s t Newsstand

Palestine Momentum

Writers For Palestine

Poetry for Palestine

Palestine, Poetry, Truth-Seeking,

WikiPeeks Blog

Truth is just around the corner

مدونة عزت غيث

قوانين، مذكرات، مقالات المحامي عزت غيث مكتب المحامي عزت نصر غيث : عمان - جبل الحسين - دوار فراس - عمارة قدورة تلفون 0797900678 - 0788850180


Just another WordPress.com site

Strings of Soulfulness

The strings of my life’s soulfulness in the beauty of eternity.

مدوّنة مريم

“Each generation must discover its mission, fulfill it or betray it, in relative opacity.”


"İlahi Ente Maksudi ve Rızake Matlubi"

The question of Palestine

Palestine is still the question


This WordPress.com site is an experiment

لماذا غزة؟ Why Gaza?

An American searching for answers in the Middle East

Fig Trees and Vineyards

A blog by Richard Edmondson

Rehmat's World

"There is no compulsion in religion," - Holy Qur'an


The Climate Crises


Generating a fearless and humanising narrative on Palestine!

American Everyman

"The Future is not inherited, it is Achieved" JFK

Uprootedpalestinians's Blog

Palestinians are at the heart of the conflict in the M.E Palestinians uprooted by force of arms.. Yet faced immense difficulties have survived, kept alive their history and culture, passed keys of family homes in occupied Palestine from one generation to the next.

The Ugly Truth

Intelligent 'anti-Semitism' for thinking Gentiles

My Palestine

The Scribbling of an ordinary Palestinian from occupied Palestine

Eye On Palestine

By the Palestinian Photographer Ahmad Mesleh

The Passionate Attachment

America's entanglement with Israel

Occupied Palestine | فلسطين

Blogging 4 Human Rights & Liberation of Palestine! فلسطين

Mystery Worshiper's Blog

The Prince of Peace does not "take out" (assassinate) world leaders.

The Slog.

An incorrigible Cognitive Dissident

Aletho News


John's Consciousness

Exploring our "Inner Evolution"

Sami, The Bedouin.

Writing from and for Palestine

Maidhc Ó Cathail

Writing and Analysis

%d bloggers like this: