Waiting in Vain
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Waiting in Vain

Written sometime in 2012  _______________________ I could cry, but what good would it do It won’t bring you home sooner Won’t bridge the widening gap between us Won’t change the fact that time and time again You Insist on taking the car when you know full well that I have somewhere to go. I was really looking … Continue reading

Ahal Alawad
Family

Ahal Alawad

In my family, I was the lucky one; I had the easy name – Sara. People asked me which way I preferred my name to be pronounced, not how to pronounce it. Four letters that helped you fit in, both in English and Arabic. My last name was somewhat tricky to foreign tongues, but still … Continue reading

A Moone Away
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A Moone Away

I’m on vacation, which I assumed was going to mean copious amounts of sleep, and long genius writing sessions – preferably atop of some green hill while the perfect musical accompaniment plays in my tiny, inspired ears. That, sadly, is not the case. Sigh. One can dream. Instead, it means watching copious amounts of TV on … Continue reading