Ibrahim lived in Idlib province in Syria. He is a graduate of English Literature from Aleppo University. But he joined the Free Syrian Army. Why? Because in 2102 the regime of President Assad burnt his library of English books during the early stages of the war; he had five hundred in all including Shakespeare and Tolstoy, as well American poetry. 614 more words
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The Orphan As Adult
my eyes were not green for you
I did not rebel or lead
never even learned to read.
children dropped from me… 390 more words
(James Webster, whose devastating poem about self-harm blew the audience away) 572 more words