Sometimes, Cairo, with all of its rich fullness and grainy texture, displaces the mind's quiet.
My hands cradle the rising beneath my navel.
Moon-breaths dictate this ebb and flow of my repose.
It has been just three months and the […]
Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, there lived a handsome prince in a big castle by the sea.
When this […]
... Lucille's in Maadi does indeed make the best burger on this planet.
Download the complete and roughly edited first draft of this short story here
This is a shout out to Naeem, for whom a good meat to bread ratio is a thing of classic beauty.
Here are some pages from the chapbook I put together of all the words Naeem has pulled from me.