Mohja Kahf

(1967 / Syrian - American)

Hijab Scene 1 - Poem by Mohja Kahf

You dress strange," said a tenth-grade boy with bright blue hair
to the new Muslim girl with the headscard in homeroom,
his tongue-rings clicking on the "tr" in "strange".


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Poem Edited: Wednesday, October 1, 2014


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