Monthly Archives: December 2011

what color (resilience)

I. mid october 2011: writing oneself out of oblivion today i occupied already occupied oakland i saw my own fist in the air pale beacon light house manar shining from the black sleeve of asaf’s jacket i said “power to … Continue reading

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safta worship

november 2011 i practice the sacred worship of mizrahi grandmothers who are too old for the label ‘mizrahi’ who remember fasting on ramadan and eating ma’amoul on easter who would have tried to understand the concept of tents as protest … Continue reading

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