Poetry There are a number of poets among the Ovi team, so we have gathered the together here.
| ||Out of Nothing by George Cassidy Payne|
My love for you is gravitationally balanced
but unstable. A system of huge swirling
whirlpools endlessly recycled
| ||What I lacked by Amir Khatib|
In the days that go to her death,
and the days that come late,
or that never comes;
Something is missing!
When I was born I lacked air.
| ||Falling by Abigail George|
Our choices change the future
evolution of the universe. His
body is heaven's plateau.
| ||Translations from the Cinema - Ballad of a Soldier by Dr. Lawrence Nannery|
The boy is young, but with his country invaded, he is first of all a soldier.
He performs such an unexpected heroism that he is given leave to visit his home.
He has ten days.
There are chaotic conditions, there are many adventures, many diversions,
| ||Saskatchewan Sky by Michael Lee Johnson|
just a preview of love,
| ||Pipe Dreams by Bohdan Yuri|
Light a pipe
dream a life
| ||The Descent by Nikos Laios|
The trials and
| ||That One by George Cassidy Payne|
The one that doesn't
want you to create anything
because it wants to
| ||Desire to return by Amir Khatib|
I desire to return home.
burn the wood and light the candles of the pine-tiled room,
Covered with lime-white silence,
light the stairway to the dim mist,
turn on the radio on its only station,
I listen to jazz...
| ||Camera Hungry by David Barger|
Laying on hard bedding
With examination covers spread
With wrinkle creases
Zagging from left to right
Looking like the arm of a corpse.