The dry heat is returning. Not yet midday, the temperature
soars into the thirties.
What are you going to do with your life? How are you going to
Scattered around the grounds of an abandoned rugby club, the
caravans each told their own tale of the journeys they had
An ancient dawn.
Ten years had passed since I was here last.
4.07. She's late. Again. I know she'll slide through the
door, scuffing her over-worn sneakers on the lino.
In Taliban-controlled areas of the world, to be a girl means
to be afraid.
My yearly ritual of begging my mind to move to the high, safe
fields of my grandmother's abode begins.
Beep Beep! I could hear the loud buzz of the alarm screeching
at me to get up.
In winter, there is a certain coldness that still creeps
around even after the curtains are drawn and the fire is
stoked and roaring.
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