Two Poems by Yahia Lababidi


Tombstone Epitaph

Here, a monk and a satyr,
an ascetic and an aesthete,
did long and bloody battle
over a tender human heart.


Don’t squander your boredom,
dig deeper,
there are treasures buried there.

About the Author:

Yahia Lababidi, an Egyptian-American thinker and poet, is the author of 5 books in 4 genres. His latest is Barely There, a new collection of short poems. For more information visit here.