Gracefully Insane

Adventures of an Eliza Doolittle in Harem Pants

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Named in honour of murdered poetess, Nadia Anjuman, The Nadia Project is an on-going project to collect and archive all existing oral and written literature and histories by and of Afghan women into a bibliography and eventually to make the collections available in print and electronically. (

"I was discarded everywhere, the poetic whisper in my soul died.
Do not search for the meaning of joy in me, all the joy in my heart died.
If you are looking for stars in my eyes, that is a tale that does not exist."



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