Poem Author: Dunya Mikhail

The War Works Hard

by Dunya Mikhail: How magnificent the war is / How eager / and efficient!

Nothing Here Is Enough

I need a parrot identical days a quantity of needles and spoiled ink to make history. I need veiled eyelids black lines and ruined puppets to make geography. I need a sky wider than longing and water that is not H2O to make wings. The days are no longer enough to distinguish the missing I …

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