There’s a certain amount of ambiguity in my background, what with intermarriages and conversions, but under various readings of three codes which I don’t much respect (Mosaic Law, the Nuremberg Laws, and the Israeli Law...
Life’s harrowing echo only to be faded into exiled loneliness
This unhoused, exiled Satan was perhaps the heavenly patron of all exiles, all unhoused people, all those who were torn from their place and left floating, half-this, half-that, denied the rooted person’s comforting, defining sense...
The plant that’s been uprooted has only courage to hold it up.
Why don’t you just call me a hooker while you’re at it?
Everyone must come out of his Exile in his own way.
An exile, said Zafar, is a refugee with a library.
We are exiles in Time’s abyss, strangers now in the Promised Land.