Prop The Frog

Prop The Frog ode

Frogs use their backbones to leap
I wonder if they sleep?!
They never drink to survive
Can absorb to stay alive
Survival of frogs does need
Global warming to stop indeed
Prop it the frog to save
Earth from the rising wave
Caused by the loss of ice
Stop it the game of dice
Polluting the atmosphere
Threatening a life so dear
A frog beside a fountain
Gazing up at a mountain
Behind this pondering gaze
What epoch is it, which phase?
A fountain never pollute
The frog is never mute

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Nada Amine Awar

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I am a Lebanese female poet, researcher and writer in Arabic and English.Fourth of January, 1957 I was born in Quarnayel, Lebanon. Being an only daughter among three sons, gave my whole life an aromatic taste. I got a master degree in political science from the American University of Beirut. Mahatma Gandhi is the only politician I follow and respect. Gamal Abd Nasir is the only Arab leader I admire. Rabindranath Tagore is my spiritual master. His poetry, writings, music, and universal thought is a real fountain for my spiritual uplifting. Chief Seattle’s “Message To the Modern World” broadened my views and deepened my interrelationships with Mother Nature and the GREAT SPIRIT. John Lennon is my daily friend. I recognize his song “Imagine” as my national anthem. I am a fan of Yoko Ono; I appreciate what she gave to the “whole world” through her love to John. I believe that the cosmic law is the only law that any creature must follow in order to understand the simple truth of life and death: that is another form of existence.
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Nadeem Qazilbash
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Mute spectators we are. This fire continues to burn unabashedly. We owe it to our future.

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