Emran Hashmi’s ‘A Sad Poem for Sale’ is a collection of poems that tackle various issues in life. The poems are divided into five parts and go into detail of different things such as the problems faced by men, women and children, the various states of society including the poor, the educated and the privileged. It is clear from the start that Emran Hashmi has a love for his father and the country and this pervades throughout the book. Each poem is dedicated to one of the five human aspects that we come across in our daily lives.
‘A Sad Poem for Sale’ is a collection of elegantly written prose poems that tackle subjects that touch on various aspects of life. It starts out with ‘My Father’. The poem starts off with heavy and dark tones that depict the gloomy feelings of a father. It goes on to depict how regretful and disappointed the father feels for the decisions he had made in his lifetime. The poem also highlights how scared and powerless the father was to overcome the challenges of life.
‘My Beautiful Wife’ is an interesting collection of poetry. The title refers to the way Emran Hashmi describes the bride in one of his poems. The poetry talks about how the bride appreciates all the things that have been done for her and appreciates her husband for all the love he has given her throughout their married life. The poet at one point goes as far as to say that even if the man has died, the bride would still value all that he has done for her. The poem finishes by reciting the names of both the bride and the groom.
‘A Sad Poem for Sale’ is one of the first books of poetry by Emran Hashmi. In this collection of nine poems, Emran Hashmi gives us an insight into the mind of a father and what he experiences on a daily basis. The poetry is subtle and gentle, yet its message is one that the reader can relate to and takes comfort from.
‘A Sad Poem for Sale’ by Emran Hashmi is a collection of nine short poems dedicated to his daughter Siaha. The poems focus on her relationship with her father and with her mother. The poems deal with their love for each other, the trials and triumphs that come with their relationship and finally their ultimate loss. The poems include ones that address their feelings of longing for their own daughters and their desire to have their own children.
The country of Pakistan is well known for the many great poets that have come up during their time. Some of these include Urth Jones, Mumtaz Mahal, Shah Wali Allah, Shah Karam Shah AlAzhari and many more. There are many genres of poetry that have come out of the country and some of these genres include literature of verse, comedy, tragedy, essays, short stories and many more. One genre that has emerged is called ‘Sad Poetry for Sale.’ The reason for this is because the people in Pakistan are so used to seeing advertisements and other forms of literature that they have started writing poetry that is meant for sale.
In ‘A Sad Poem for Sale,’ Emran Hashmi does not just write about his daughter’s love for her father, but he also touches on topics like his own personal struggles with depression and the fact that everyone around him has a fight against depression in his own life. The poems are at times tender, and there are times that are funny and ironic. They all speak of how the writer experiences being a parent and tries to cope with his problems while raising his daughter. The poems do not come across as being too preachy, and most of them are written in a conversational manner, as if they were speaking to their daughter one-on-one. The poems are at times tender and at other times they are funny and even light-hearted, but all the while, they touch on important topics that any parent would want to discuss with his or her child.
It must be noted that the quality of Emran Hashmi’s poetry does not go unnoticed. His poetry is considered to be of great quality, and his ability to capture the heart of his audience is commendable. This is not someone who puts on a show for the sake of having a show; rather he is someone who does what he does because he wants to do it. In fact, he has even received awards for his poetry, and these accolades have helped him to make the big step towards a career that most writers would only dream of. In many ways, his poetry is a testament to his drive and desire to make a living by selling his unique brand of poetry.