Poem by Muhsine Arda

SOMEBODY I am somebody who cannot rememberWho I used to be Maybe ten, maybe ten thousand years agoWhen glaciers covered the earthWhen the sole problem was survivalI was somebody or everybody Beyond the concept, beyond the realizationI cannot remember, beyond my imagination At the time of transformationFrom being to having, my cell orEverybody’s cell caught a disease When children becameThe […]

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Şenol Alçınkaya was born in Istanbul. He served on the administrative bodies of various cultural and social associations. Among them are the following organizations: Turkish Volunteers for Kidney and Organ Transplantation,  ÇEKSED (Modern Literature, Culture and Arts Association). He also served as the publishing manager of Kardelen (Snowdrop) and EdebiyatGezgini (Literature Traveler) literary magazines. His poems appeared in a number […]

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