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Marwa Adina “Untitled”

 when my homeland issues security checks in the middle east when security checks is another word for U.S. Airstrikes when their home becomes just land when they bomb the same country for six years when free-land journalists broadcast it when you get a chance to make a hash tag out of a country when you […]

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Dena Igusti “Houses”

You asked me why I did it Why I hurt you I wanted to tell you You were a fire in the kitchen A gas leak A flooding bathroom A disaster that happened In what I was supposed to call home A realization that being somewhere for years Doesn’t always mean it’s safe I’m sorry. […]