An American sentence The halal hamburger tasted kosher, but the café had no beer. What's an 'American Sentence'? Allen Ginsberg, inventor of the American Sentence, felt that the haiku didn’t work as well in English. Ginsberg decided to remove the line structure of the haiku, maintaining the requirement of 17 syllables total. He felt that… Continue reading Halal, or: Kosher
A landay Friday-Saturday is the weekend in Israel and most Muslim countries. Let's party. Poetry and beauty are always making peace. When you read something beautiful you find coexistence; it breaks walls down.-Mahmoud Darwish (1941 – 2008)
A [serious] limerick A Muslim goes to Christian hell; and a Christian to Muslim as well. Is it simply understood that we *all* are screwed? Is that why most men stay in their shells?