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Abu Forhad

Abu Forhad is a well-known poet hailing from Bangladesh. He has been writing poetry since his primary education level and has globally been active in the field of poetry, contributing to different literary journals and magazines. Two of the magazines that Forhad regularly contributes to are Bharath Vision and Open Skies Quarterly. His poetry has already been translated into Italian, Spanish, and Hebrew. Furthermore, he has been awarded many times by several online groups for his outstanding contributions. He is also the founding director of 'Skylark Poetry Society (SPS)', an online poetry group. Forhad has done his BA (Honors) in English from Asian University of Bangladesh and MA in English Literature from Atish Dipankar University of Science & Technology. He also holds another MA in the English Language from Khulna University. He has been working as a lecturer of English for over nine years in his hometown. Forhad's major interests include poetry, literary criticism, poetry theory, and art and craft of poetry.

To Poverty

You are a dire necessity I know, O Poverty
Much have I had of you all my life
And long to have you all the more of yours.