POETRY: Sara Salavati – ”Do you want a cigarette?”

15 maj, 2019, 11:46 International Lämna en kommentar

My mind was pretty out of it at this hour

My inner moral was kicking in

My inner schoolgirl loaded of ‘Not doing drugs’ started parading in my mind

 

“You don’t smoke?”

 

I’m already hooked on chocolate

I’m already in need for another shot

I’m already suffering of OCD

 

“Tell me something about yourself”

 

If I did you would know me If I did we would run out of conversation

If I did you would run away

 

“Örebro”

 

That’s my city

That’s where I live

That’s me

 

“Ladies first”

 

You go first

You tell me

You

 

“What about you?”

 

The lights from the moving vehicle came closer

It was my call

To leave

I left with the hope of seeing you again

 

“I’ll find you”

 

Photo: ”The Lovers” by Rene Magritte, 1928 

Dela artikeln:
Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedIn

Sara Salavati

Writer

Poetry: “We’ve had nice conversations together. You don’t agree?”

15 oktober, 2019, 11:26 International, Kultur Lämna en kommentar

The following text is a poem written by Sara Salavati, one of Lösnummers writers. Would you like to get a poem…


ENGLISH: Örebro University earns higher rank on international ranking

7 oktober, 2019, 11:15 International Lämna en kommentar

In september was the yearly university ranking by Times Higher Education released with Örebro earning a higher ranking from the…


English: Climate debate regarding the responsibility of Örebro University

27 september, 2019, 12:53 Åsikt, International Lämna en kommentar

Niclas Persson and Sophie Brömster from Klimatstudenterna meeting Vice-Chancellor Johan Schnürer on September 26th. Photo: Klimatstudenterna. The following text is a…


POEM: Matthew Loh – ”And So the Road Splits Once More…”

7 juni, 2019, 12:44 International Lämna en kommentar

And so the moment has come When we’ll count down each day Each hour, each minute Before we all must…


Being a tourist in your own country

4 juni, 2019, 11:32 International Lämna en kommentar

When I arrived in Sweden one of the first things I did was to ask every Swede if they have…


Guide for going on Exchange: The Choosing Process

3 juni, 2019, 12:13 International Lämna en kommentar

The decision is made; you want to go on exchange, but what happens next? Here are some tips and steps…


CHRONICLE: Matthew Loh – ”No Place Like Home”

20 maj, 2019, 12:18 International Lämna en kommentar

Four months ago, as I prepared to leave my home country of Singapore for exchange, many of my friends were…


POETRY: Sara Salavati – ”Do you want a cigarette?”

15 maj, 2019, 11:46 International Lämna en kommentar

My mind was pretty out of it at this hour My inner moral was kicking in My inner schoolgirl loaded…


POETRY: Sara Salavati – ”They came for Baghdad”

12 april, 2019, 18:22 International Lämna en kommentar

No more meeting up with old friends in front of the Al-Mutanabbi No more spontaneous strolls down to your buddy’s…


Exploring Lapland: On a hunt to see the Northern Lights

8 april, 2019, 11:39 International Lämna en kommentar

I have to admit – one of the main reasons I chose Sweden as my exchange destination was the chance of…



Instagram