Loneliness – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Loneliness Loneliness like a good, old friend visits my house to pour wine in the evening. And we sit together, waiting for …

Last Night – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Last Night Last night, your long-lost memory came back to me as though Spring stealthily should come to a forsaken wilderness A …

Highway – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Highway A despondent highway is stretched, its eyes set on the far horizon On the cold dirt of its bosom, its grayish …

Tonight – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Tonight Do not strike the chord of sorrow tonight! Days burning with pain turn to ashes. Who knows what happens tomorrow? Last …

My Interview – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

My Interview The wall has grown all black, upto the circling roof. Roads are empty, travellers all gone. Once again My night …

Speak – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Speak Speak, your lips are free. Speak, it is your own tongue. Speak, it is your own body. Speak, your life is …

Ghazal – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Ghazal I am being accused of loving you, that is all It is not an insult, but a praise, that is all …

Solitude – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Solitude Is someone there, oh weeping heart? No, no one there. Perhaps a traveler, but he will be on his way. The …

Stanza – Faiz Ahmad Faiz

Stanza If they snatch my ink and pen, I should not complain, For I have dipped my fingers In the blood of …