Tag Archives: Arab poetry

THE HOMECOMING: A POEM ABOUT PRISON

It has been an interesting week.  On Monday I wrote about my criminal past while thinking of the future of an acquaintance who has been charged with first degree murder; and I explored the prison industrial complex.  A few people … Continue reading

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ARAB POET ADAM ABBAS READS HIS POETRY

Reading Adam Abbas’ chapbook A State, A Statue, A Statute was challenging and fun.   His interview was one of the best I’ve done. Enjoy Adam Abbas reading his poems. See the Black Coffee Poet YOUTUBE Channel for 101 videos of … Continue reading

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TO LOVE A PALESTINIAN WOMAN

To Love  A Palestinian Woman By Ehab Lotayef Reviewed By Jorge Antonio Vallejos The looming wall separating freedom from captivity is the cover of Ehab Lotayef’s collection of poetry To Love a Palestinian Woman.  Many talk of “the wall”, many … Continue reading

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