“Cure me rather with the cause of my ill…”
هذا جَنَاهُ أبي عليَّ وَمَا جَنَيتُ عَلَى أَحَدِ
“I’m wrong? Please. / I’m ill? Heal me with disease.”
In our forty-ninth episode of Bulaq, we talk about a few new books — ones that provide a welcome escape, and ones that seem particularly daunting — and about how hard it is to write, read, think and imagine the future right now.
“A life of pain / For that, dad, thanks! /No son had I / To say, Life stanks!” – Results from our first challenge.