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Literary Impulse

Paradox

The Magic of True Giving

He was young, brave and handsome

All the girls cast secret smiles at him

A survivor of the Iran-Iraq war

In which millions had lost their lives or limbs

He’d been home for only a week

When at the mosque he heard

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Aza Y. Alam

Exploring the entanglements of gender, race and class during this era of the Eurokleptocene. Let’s do better, one story, one learning, one comment at a time.