Culture Shock: Pet Vaccines and Bikinis


Seeing whole body tattoos was shocking. What if the design gets boring next year? Or what if a man’s wife does not like it?

Mrs. Beautiful and Mr. Nice


I have to hear you man!
I am not a mistake
Of course I make a mistake
You too. We are human.

Afghan Woman


I walk into a room—the darkest room.
A man is there. Who is he? I wonder.
He is not the one of my dreams.

Is Unity More Than a Slogan?


Who can guarantee that the two sides can continue with national unity in the future? Who will guarantee that the losing candidate won’t continue to object to the winner?

Good Morning, Madar Jaan!

red bicycle

Azadi is the name of my unborn daughter,
the perfume of love in my poem’s dress.

Laughter to My Lips


With you, my depressed heart becomes a garden,
the poet becomes a sparrow


martial arts

My best birthday gift:
Write my name card with bold Times New Roman

Laughter to My Lips


Life becomes days I dearly love and
you become my every happy minute
at the end of a tired day.

A Mistake

two friends

Shabnam is still explaining her story with an excited and joyful tone. Suddenly, she lets go of my hand and she waves to the guys by the car. They look at us and wave back.

Afghanistan: Between Fears and Hopes


Both of them have enormous hopes and wishes for the people of Afghanistan; they are trying their best to win by making promises in the name of God.