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Two Poems by Sheema Kalbasi

Two Poems by Sheema Kalbasi

Necessity I wear your perfume on my skin Don’t be unkind Like wild flowers shy under the sun Don’t seek the truth, I tell you none exists Everything has an expiration date Love, life, identity, even abnormality. We are travelers, Some of us just leave the suitcase at home So that our hands won’t suffer the weight of our guilt.   ___________________________ New England Children are playing next to the ocean coast and sand castles are built with their digging…

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