Poem read by by Soodabeh Saeidnia in the Farsi translation she created:

This is one of four Silent Lotus poems included in the bilingual anthology Persian Sugar in English Tea, Volume II, published in March 2018.

Image credit:Jimmy Baikovicius

silent lotus is a spiritual advisor. His poetry has been published in Europe, England, America, Canada and Australia. For significant portions of his life he has resided in the Caribbean, The Netherlands and America, having been raised in the unique community of Roosevelt, N.J. designed by Louis Kahn. His life is entwined with the artist Nermin Kura.



                              “ A poem should have the touch … the way sunlight falls on Braille.” …..silent lotus