Color Wheel Bookshelf
Szabó Ervin Central Library, Budapest
Photo by Leigh
The Open Book Fountain - Budapest, Hungary
Every few seconds a sheet of water blasts forth from the book’s spine, arcing from one side to the other and creating the illusion that an invisible force is turning the pages of this marble tome.
Every two minutes a woman is sexually assaulted in the United States. Rape is one of the most heinous crimes in the world, and yet, unlike any other victims, victims of sexual assault are often asked about their involvement in the crime, as if they were complicit in it.
20 previously unpublished poems by Pablo Neruda have been discovered. "A literary event of universal importance" indeed!
(photo by Diodoro)
Homesick for California
The road less traveled.
credit: Free Press (take action here)
Rana Khoury and pianist Farag Sleiman perform a piece of poetry by Najwan Darwish in Palfest’s event in Haifa, June 3rd
رنا خوري وفرج سليمان يقدمان شعر من أشعار نجوان درويش على مسرحنا في حيفا
My Little Soldier
By Leigh Cuen
You button your uniform. I will wait for you here,
north of Haifa
under the olive tree
or beyond the Cave of Rainbows,
near the stone port, where
land touches sea
Photo by Marcus Grip Photography