Ruins

Just a few days shy from two full weeks here in Amman and so much has happened already! Downtown is always bustling, from indie movie screenings to rooftop hookah lounges, downtown at Rainbow Street is the place to be every Thursday night (Thursdays = Fridays here.) I actually might be participating in a poetry slam…

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Cardamom

steeped dark like kinks in your morning hair dried, savory spice crack between your teeth bitter only to the inexperienced tongue, English does not yet come easy twenty years later and still cardamom tea unmistakeably tastes like home – a song for Iraq

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