a girl disappears & another sprouts in her place identical unblemished takes her name & washes it clean of old disgrace i wash my name of its every tyranny its purity & wrap it tight about [...]
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Photography by Salih Basheer We are known with kindness And our pride is our goodness Our doors are open for all And forgive with all our soul - The wisdom starts in the past from [...]
a golden shovel, after Ocean Vuong I am told I look like him; the man I had thought I’d become has a face I have known, though not wanted, nor believed to be mine; holding [...]
Bismillahi naanza, kwa jina lake manani, Hakika yeye wa kwanza, alotuletea dini, Adam alimfunza, apokuja duniani, Ramadhani twafuturu, kwa pamoja uwanjani. Dini imetuhimiza, tuwepo msikitini, Sote tuwe tunaweza, kuwa pamoja jamani, Hilo tunalitimiza, bila ya shaka [...]
the man across the street wants to know how many countries deep is my wound. i think he means to ask for my name, so i give it to him. i watch the man’s teeth tear [...]
Unaogopa sauti yangu? Kwani ni nani aliekuambia kua sauti yako inaweza kutusemea sote? Au ni unyororo wake unaokufanya ufikirie mimi ni dhaifu? Unaogopa maumbile yangu? Unono wa kifua changu, na upana wa nyonga yangu? Hata kwa [...]
Naitazama bahari, kama mpenzi aliyopotea, Miguu yangu juu ya mchanga, joto lake tanuru Pole pole naisogelea, macho yangu yaitazama, Na kamwe hayapepeseki Bahari uja nakuondoka, unionea aibu, Bahari uja nakuondoka, unidadisi, Kisha yanipa mabusu miguuni “Karibu” [...]
Text by Hibaq, cover photo by Lyse Ishime Hibaq: Let’s start of with Consequences of Love – maybe you could provide some context for us. Where were you mentally as a writer? [...]
الليله العديل و الزين الليله العديله يا رسول الله Was playing in the background not that I remember, but a reverse interpolation of childhood tells me it was playing in the background that hot summer night [...]
Khalda El Jack, born in the UK, grown up in KSA, studied and worked in the UAE, and currently living in Belgium, is a research associate with a career background in architecture. Her passion in writing encouraged [...]