Daddy’s Girl

In the wake of the decision taken in parliament to bomb Syria, this was written by my talented husband for Rahma.…

I Haven’t Done Anything Wrong

You feel responsible for what happened.  When you watched the news you thought, please God, don’t let them be Muslims.…

The Stroke Of A Pen Across A …

You looked at me like you wished I was dead.  I saw your eyes.  Cold, hard, steely brown eyes, peeping…

They Went To The Beach Too

I look at you lying there and my heart swells like my belly was once swollen. I hover between relief…

A Letter from One Mother to Another

Dear Irresponsible Migrant Mother, What exactly were you thinking when you woke your children in the dead of the  night,…