Eid’s gift – Yasmine Ahmed-Lea

Eid’s gift – Yasmine Ahmed-Lea

I wish I could capture my grief
in an amber amulet
tie it around my neck
as a guide
to remind me
that in every step of my loss
you have gained an eternity

Eid’s gift
-Yasmine Ahmed-Lea
in A KALEIDOSCOPE OF STORIES
Muslim Voices in Contemporary Poetry
Coming soon from Lote Tree Press

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