29 Aug, 2008

another minal-ism: why are we born girls?

29 Aug, 2008

Minal: Why are we born girls?

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26 Aug, 2008

1931-2008 Poet Ahmed Faraz

26 Aug, 2008

1931-2008 Poet Ahmed Faraz passed away today after a month of struggling with coma. Faraz Chacha, you will be remembered with love and respect. # # #

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24 Aug, 2008

Many shifts are taking place…

24 Aug, 2008

Many shifts are taking place in the subcontinent. In Pakistan, now that Mush is gone, Zardari has said that he will run for President at the 6 September elections....

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20 Aug, 2008

beena's post on…

20 Aug, 2008

Beena’s post on the CNN Blog after Mush resigned.

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14 Aug, 2008

minal's-wise-words : : today is tomorrow

14 Aug, 2008

today is tomorrow

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11 Aug, 2008

mahmoud darwish…

11 Aug, 2008

from You’ll Be Forgotten, As If You Never Were By Mahmoud Darwish / translated by Fady Joudah I am for the road … There are those whose footsteps walk upon...

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19 Jul, 2008

art in houston …

19 Jul, 2008

Art in Houston – this is the short piece that I presented at Houston Center for Photography’s Lens Libs: Today I am remembering the sunny morning when William Pope.L began...

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27 Jun, 2008

he performs his poem…

27 Jun, 2008

he performs his poem. when he is finished, he smiles and takes a deep bow. his electric words, his energy, and his appearance in sharp black pants and snazzy...

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18 Jun, 2008

after Katrina…

18 Jun, 2008

Years ago, while still a grad student, I remember driving through New Orleans and thinking that this is a city where things happen and people move. And then, things...

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29 May, 2008

independent bookstores rock…

29 May, 2008

independent bookstores rock. as do independent publishers. to name a few: bookwoman, bookpeople, brazos bookstore, liberty books.

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