I danced at your door By the Poet Warrior

I danced at your door, not knowing if I wanted or deserved entry. I sang at your window, not knowing if I Wanted or deserved hearing. I called out your name Not knowing if I Wanted or deserved answering. I’ve turned towards you, Not knowing if I’ve Warranted or deserved Remembering. I’ve shed real tears, … Read moreI danced at your door By the Poet Warrior

In The Bath-House by Abu Nuwas (756–814 AD)

In the bath-house, the mysteries hidden by trousers Are revealed to you. All becomes radiantly manifest. Feast your eyes without restraint! You see handsome buttocks, shapely trim torsos, You hear the guys whispering pious formulas to one another (‘God is Great! ‘ ‘Praise be to God! ‘) Ah, what a palace of pleasure is the … Read moreIn The Bath-House by Abu Nuwas (756–814 AD)

Love In Bloom – Abu Nuwas

I die of love for him, perfect in every way, Lost in the strains of wafting music. My eyes are fixed upon his delightful body And I do not wonder at his beauty. His waist is a sapling, his face a moon, And loveliness rolls off his rosy cheek I die of love for you, … Read moreLove In Bloom – Abu Nuwas