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All The Children

I’m a child in Aleppo Hiding out Dodging bombs and rocket fire and worse Not knowing what tomorrow brings But I live Why? I’m a child who’s escaped Iraq Now…

Hush

Hell was quiet, just a small whitewashed room with a blue curtained window they never opened and the smell of antiseptic permeating the wrinkled bedspread the nurse had fixed lopsided,…

Rhythm

Your silhouette is something celestial the way it stretches and contracts, even in human form it is somehow formless—another partner. Gender does not abide by your fluidity, dancer, you look…