Gathering

By | May 16th, 2017|Categories: enlighten, Poetry|

Gathering - by Loren Kwan The falling fallen split, dropped From what tall towers, reminding me How we are-- Quiet strangers beneath, Not so different, Nose to nose-- Tender corpuscles bisecting In forgotten Byzantium Mosques [...]

In the Shadow of Islam

By | February 6th, 2017|Categories: Book Reviews, enlighten|

In the Shadow of Islam - Isabelle Eberhardt Shhhhhh. This is a secret tip. When I was gifted this book about ten years ago, it was on the condition that I not mention the author’s [...]