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Sheikh Raza Talabani, “Five Bricks to the Messiah"

Sheikh Raza Talabani (1936-1910), “Five Bricks to the Messiah"

(translated from the Farsi by Shadman Hiwa and A.M. Levinson-LaBrosse)


Sheikh Raza Talabani, 'The Lover's Malady'

Sheikh Raza Talabani (1836-1910), 'The Lover's Malady'

(translated from the Kurdish by Hemn Bakr Abdullah and A.M. Levinson-LaBrosse)


It is destined, I know, I swear to God, and it kills me: the lover’s malady. 
Come, please, for the love of God, release me, physician.

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