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Seeing Herself Beautiful and Nubile

I see an orchard where the time has come For harvesting, But I do not see A gardener reaching out a hand Toward its fruits. Youth goes, vanishing; I wait alone For somebody I do not wish to name. BY QASMUNA BINT ISMA’IL Translated by Christopher Middleton and Leticia Garza-Falcón


International Women’s Day

When:  March 8 Where: Everywhere What:   International Women's Day is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. The theme of International Women’s Day 2015 is “Make it Happen”! On International Women's Day - and EVERY DAY, too - we have a responsibility to stand united and work together in… Continue reading International Women’s Day