Rise

BABBLING OF THE IRRATIONAL

Douse me with vinegar

Drown me in wine

Bury me inside the deepest cave

of an Egyptian pyramid

Leave me for thousands of years

No matter what you expect

I will never die

I will either ripen or rise

I will return and burn

with the purest fuel

that you may only find

somewhere in the solar flare

–Soodabeh Saeidnia

Soodabeh was born in Iran and received multiple degrees from Tehran University of Medical Sciences. She has being worked as the University researcher, as a professor for 10 years in Japan, Iran and Canada, and has published about 150 scientific papers in prestigious journals as well as books in both English and Persian. Now, she is living in New York with her husband and 9-year-old son. She is interested in writing science fiction and poems in English, and has published a book of her poems in Persian named “Words for…

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