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Winter and a child servant/A painting by Mahnaz Badihian

زمستان و بچه ی کارگر/اکریلیک روی کنواس/یک متر در نیم متر 2014

Standing Above a Sigh

This book of poetry makes a wonderful gift to yourselves and your loved ones for the ...

The Erfani Poems of Mahmoud Seraji

By Reyhaneh Mir Afshar As a lifetime student of Sufism, I’ve learned that it’s rare...

A deleted scene from a novel

Pari suddenly stopped singing. “Amir, look,” she shouted, grabbing my arm. The ...

Please join us at the famouse Beat Museum in San Francisco , April 21, 7 pm

RISE: AN ANTHOLOGY OF POWER AND UNITY FRI. APRIL 21ST, 7PM VAGABOND is very happy to ...

Invitation to the famous Beat Museum

This Is My Country Too/اینجا کشور من است/مهناز بدیهیان

THIS IS MY COUNTRY TOO by; Mahnaz Badihian This is my country too, Mr.Trump I buried my ...

Award-winning writer Joobin Bekhrad releases book about Iran and rock music

Award-winning writer Joobin Bekhrad debuts with a tale of teenage angst and rock roll set in...

An Offering From My Upcoming Book of Poems

As some of you may already know, I have a poetic soul. In fact, I have previously published a ...

We've returned to the Golden Calf

Finished with a pile of paperwork and stepped out to balcony to get some fresh air. There is a ...

to Iran's Martyrs

جز من که راه عشق به تسلیم می روم/ با دست بسته هیچ شناگر شنا نکرد Translation of Saib Tabrizi's ...

Exploring Iranian Identity: A Writing Workshop

A safe and supportive place to explore Iranian identity through writing led by acclaimed authors...

Dreaming of Water

Nothing is too far from the beginning, Wandering desires, Murderous instinct, Turning ...

New York

Today New York bent down And cried In the Atlantic waters She sustained a wound To her ...

The Contest

Author: Mitra Elyati Translator: Salar Abdoh Things were going as I’d planned. Tom and ...

Porochista Khakpour: The Last Illusion

The Last Illusion A Novel by Porochista Khakpour Bloomsbury (May 13, 2014) From the ...

Gaza Reveille

Gaza Reveille There, they sell dreams: One for returning to the “Promised Land” And...

Mullah or Human?

A black-turbaned mullah in my childhood At the dining table of my sister’s ...

Sword at the Ablution Pool

There is a sword in this house Which Father says is a relic From ancient times. I saw it at the ...

Fasting

Mother! You wanted me To make a resolution To fast this Ramadan. Awaking before sunrise with ...

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