Zaxo, from memory

Zaxo, from memory Jerusalem of Kurdistan A captive remnant An island unto an island Shaded by towering, uninhibited minarets. Torah flowed like the Khabur A thirst never fully quenched Quieted by constant water...

Hepse Xanî Neqîb (1891-1953)

Women of Kurdistan - Hepse Xanî Neqîb (1891-1953) 'I'm proud to be a woman, and especially a Kurdish one, there is no difference between men and women, so I am going to continue' - Hepse Xanî Neqîb We have been...

Iraq, Not In My Name

On 12th anniversary of toppling Saddam In February 2003, one of the most hypocritical gatherings in humankind’s history took place in London. Millions took advantage of Britain’s freedom and democracy, marching...

Daily conversations

I always enjoy talking to people to understand how their minds tick and what their desires are. I aim not to ask people questions but just have a conversation, where we both share a time of cleansing our minds ...