Sunday, June 24, 2007

I am rediscovering a poet that I like, Suheir Hammad.

Here are a few short pieces by her found on YouTube:


Anonymous said...

Thanks for sharing her with us! I especially like her poem about her brothers and the line about them praying 5 times a day that the orders they get are just. She is a very powerful voice for life.
The first clip about refugees and the definition of words and the power of words made me think of your "illegal" immigrant comment!
Since you're sharing inspirational blogs, one I'm inspired by these days is

margaret said...

Thanks for the reminder about Frida. I hadn't read her newest post and it makes alot of sense to me.
In search of ubuntu,