Author: T.

“Do not name your children. Let them live / nameless, seal their eyelids / and sell their voices to the nightingale.” — Lena Khalaf Tuffaha

“a return / to the strange idea of continuous living despite / the mess of us, the hurt, the empty” — Ada Limón

“The earth shakes, and / I fall out of bed.” — Mosab Abu Toha

“Let’s admit, without apology, what we do to each other.” — Richard Siken