Posts Tagged ‘Egypt’

“A 35,000 Year Old Queen Caused a Rift Between Germany and Egypt” (Terry O’Connor)

Friday, November 6th, 2009

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twilight…
an egret’s silhouette
between worlds

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Headlines:

“A 35,000 Year Old Queen Caused a Rift Between Germany and Egypt” (NY Times)

“Egypt and Germany Fight over Nefertiti” (Spiegel International)

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Poem by Terry O’Connor. Read more by this poet.

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“The Egyptian Revolution’s Rhythms” (Garry Eaton)

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

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view from the top
of the pyramid—
a big improvement

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Headlines:

“The Egyptian Revolution’s Rhythms” (Ahram Online)

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Poem by Garry Eaton (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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Vol. 2 No. 16: Susan Constable, Stella Pierides, Rita Odeh. Claire Everett

Monday, May 6th, 2013

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“The Cypriot Financial Crisis Explained” (read more)

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a single bill
from the bank machine…
spring frost

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Poem by Susan Constable. Read more by this poet.

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“Cremation reveals WWII veteran’s shrapnel in leg” (read more)

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whistling through deserted streets shrapnel

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Poem by Stella Pierides. Read more by this poet.

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“Palestinian refugees from Syria struggle for recognition in Egypt” (read more)

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deepening dusk—
tearfully, he counts
the tents

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Poem by Rita Odeh. Read more by this poet.

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“Spain Halloween stampede kills three in Madrid” (read more)

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hunter’s moon . . .
the final flicker
of the pumpkin’s smile

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Poem by Claire Everett. Read more by this poet.

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