June 2011

for Dunya Mikhail I am making a banquet of death I am swallowing the six million plus gypsies homosexuals the feeble the sixty million and more as Toni Morrison declares in the dedication to Beloved yes there are things we eat to live and things we eat for entertainment all the wounds the pollutions in [...]

GHAZAL: AMERICA My grandfather’s pipe tobacco fragrance, moss-green cardigan, his Yiddish lullaby when I woke crying:  three of my earliest memories in America Arriving on time for the first big war, remaining for the second, sad grandpa who walked across Europe to get to America When the babies starved, when the village burned, when you were [...]