Thursday, 21 October 2010

Waiting for Spring



Fall in Lebanon.

In Van, Turkey, looking to Iran and waiting for the thaw.

A woman in exile, reading.

Out from the Basij, in with Hezbollah.

Released by the regime, but still not free.

Speaking out.


Illustration by Bahman Dadkhah from the book Poems for Children, Iran 1972. More drawings at A Journey Round My Skull. Copyright © Bahman Dadkhah.

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