Silence is not my cause

They expect us to bow down, stay quietStay still, remain calmHow?How do they want us to sit and watch our lives flash before our eyes?How do they want us to listen to the screams of innocent souls dying away?How come there is no acknowledgement to our people when we are the ones who suffer?How can … Continue reading Silence is not my cause

Redemption: Thoughts of a Non-Palestinian Palestinian

To the girls in my village whose clothes I made fun of, to the teachers I silently cursed for not giving their English speaking students extra attention, to my father who made me hate him, to my mother who cries alone, and to Falasteen that I helped destroy:   Will this piece of literature redeem me?  … Continue reading Redemption: Thoughts of a Non-Palestinian Palestinian