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Collective Collateral Damage: Charlottesville Virginia, August 2017

Collective Collateral Damage                                         August 12, 2017 Did you die today in Charlottesville Virginia even just a little? Did you kill … Continue reading

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Reflections On Mortality: Haiku

What Happens Next? Sucked into vacuum gone to meet our ancestors so much cosmic dust.  

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Road to Beauty; Gifts of Iraq, Poetry of Saadi Youssef

For anyone who thinks the golden age of Mesopotamia ended ages ago. Poetry by Saadi Youssef, translated from Arabic by Khaled Mattawa The River A pathway of willows, water moss, and greenery cuts through a sea of date palms. A … Continue reading

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