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on reading Kishwar Naheed

on reading Kishwar Naheed                        February 2, 2016 your letters becoming nouns are the antiseptic in my oozing wound. he left me ripped and tattered. you words, oh, they burn but they cleanse and mend. did … Continue reading

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your song

your song                                        April 12, 2015 i cannot dance another step to your same selfish song the notes are bitter and sharp the beat is fearful and wrong play us a better … Continue reading

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A Distance of Two Miles – Kishwar Naheed

    I try to savor poetry, to read it slowly and suck the marrow out of each word-bone. I ordered Distance of a Shout for school and read it all in an afternoon. It’s delicious. But poetry, like ice-cream, … Continue reading

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