Dreams and Stories
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Dreams and Stories

Enriching Endowment

Week 3: The best/lessons that your mother taught you, which you can proudly share.

Photo: Fatima Imam

Dear mom,

You always quoted, “Smile and the world smiles with you, cry, and you cry alone.” (unknown).

Although you quoted at least a dozen of couplets in our daily conversations, I could never learn a single one of them and waited with bated…



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Dr. Fatima Imam

Poet, writer, historian, educator, advocate of underrepresented voices, and cat lover.