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The Little Syrian Girl

"As we held hands to school, I asked her again— / my mouth, a broken faucet. She held frozen. Always / did when I brought up Baba, or Syria,… More

Resurrection Rock

it’s true we called them pigs // said we hated them / feared them // said fuck them / when they weren’t around // I guess that was the… More

HABEMUS LUX

Este es el libro de las generaciones de gatos. Estas son las generaciones que le servirán: eran los gatos de Abram; Agar dió a luz a gatos, pero los… More

HABEMUS LUX

This is the book for the generations of cats. These are the generations that will serve them: they were Abram’s cats; Agar gave birth to her cats, but the… More

Eight Dollar Garbage

Though Steve McQueen spends most of The Great Escape / Breaking in a baseball mitt / And I’ll spend most of the next hour / Looking around for someone… More

from Tell Me How It Makes You Feel

Because these are the documents we’re never to destroy. // Because these are the documents we’re never to falsify or duplicate for forgery or for profit’s sake. // Because… More