Dunya Mikhail

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(born 1965 in Baghdad, Iraq) is an Iraqi poet based in the United States.
She was born and raised in Iraq. She graduated from University of Baghdad.
Mikhail worked as Literary Editor for The Baghdad Observer. Facing increasing threats and harassment from the Iraqi authorities for her writings, she fled Iraq in the late 1990s and studied Near East ...
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Bag Of Bones
What good luck!
She has found his bones.
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2.
The War Works Hard
The war
How serious
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3.
The Prisoner
She doesn't understand
what it means to be 'guilty'
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4.
The Cup
The woman turned the cup upside down
Amid the figures and letters
She turned the light off and
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5.
America
please don't ask me, America
I don't remember
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