Writing

Published work

I've started sending out work to literary journals - poetry, short story, soon essays too. Check back here, regularly, for updates on published and forthcoming work. I'll try to keep it up to date.

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Songs of Exile and Longing; Seeing Googoosh Sing

Last month I flew to Cyprus because I wanted to hear a legend sing – Googoosh, the Iranian diva, who had sung songs of love and exilelong before they became her own theme songs. Having grown up in different countries, her songs, the timbre of her voice, have the patina of early childhood memory to me.

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