Tag Archives: poem

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

I recently had the opportunity to read a couple of books on Omar Khayyam. His name always seemed familiar, and I’m glad I somehow stumbled on these two books – one is called Samarkand (novel by Amin Maalouf) which takes the reader on a temporal and spatial journey across Persia (Iran) following a fictional manuscript […]

Continue Reading

Poetry In Any Language Is Beautiful – Wandrers Nachtlied II

Yesterday was a very interesting day. It started off as a crappy one. I’ve been trying hard to wake up early* (I’m convinced that waking up early is the solution to all my problems! ) but alas, I woke up only around 9. I couldn’t go running because I had experiments to run. So, I […]

Continue Reading