William J. Astore: Investing in Junk ArmiesOctober 2014
Why American efforts to create foreign armies fail.
Refugee (Baghdad 2003)June 2014
Daughter, your mother’s prayer teeth would sharpen / and shred your opaque sack of sleep.
Aditi Sriram: Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts HereMarch 2014
Remembering Al-Mutanabbi Street on its 7th anniversary.
Dahr Jamail: Living with No FutureMarch 2013
Iraq, ten years later.
Drinking BaghdadJuly 2012
In Nasiriyah, I watched a man’s wound / flitter off his skin, knowing he’d died / two days prior