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Film Review: The Breadwinner

Published in Newsline in June 2018

In the opening scene of the animated film The Breadwinner, a little girl and her father sit on the side of the street at a marketplace in Kabul, the father selling wares and offering his services as reader or writer of documents of Pashto and Dari. 944 more words


There is This

There is This

Portland, OR: May 27, 2017

On a trellis erected between
my west suburb neighborhood
& the nearest MAX station
the wisteria vines burgeon… 503 more words


Prologue to My Birth

Prologue to My Birth

This is neither a beginning
nor the prophecy of an ending
for beginnings & endings are lies
told to the once-living… 303 more words


Book Review: Bygone Badass Broads and Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

Published in Dawn, Books and Authors, in May 2018

In an interview, Mackenzi Lee, author of Bygone Badass Broads: 52 Forgotten Women Who Changed the World… 1,520 more words


The Parasite

My latest poem “The Parasite” is up over at Liminality. Warning, graphic content.

The Parasite
Mack W. Mani
@ Liminality

Art: (Huldra, by  6 more words

Housing Thinking

In comparison to the design of a single (-family) house, or indeed any singular architectural object, housing involves a different way of thinking. The architecture of housing has more to do with systems, economies of scale and multiplicity. 1,031 more words

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The Vulnerability of the Heart

It is precious. Like the careful holding of a fresh, hand-blown, very thin glass bubble. Warm and soothing. You hold it tight yet, very gentle at the same time. 443 more words

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