Envy

Posted by - December 20, 2016 - Issue No. 16.3

by F.G. SAMIA

I envied Rumi’s
exquisite suffering
until he said,
okay, Friend, now it’s your turn

 


ABOUT THE POET: F.G. Samia, a displaced peasant, sometime journalist, educator, restorer of Volkswagen vans, and oud player, is a resident of Topanga Canyon.