Poetry Blogs (2017, Ezedi)
Our peacock-angel faces shine
In this fierce Mesopotamian sun:
We survived the Byzantines: the Greeks.
Assyrian Christians became our friends.
We traded with the Jews of Nineveh and saw
The Ottomans rise and fall.
We are the Êzidî, our first year was 4,750 years before
The crucifixion in Jerusalem.
Some say we have been here forever, like the sun.
We pray to Holy Be...
Wednesday 6th December 2017 11:43 pm
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