We Need A Shepherd Not a Smuggler

I found the boys climbing on the cattle gate that is commonly used to control people movements here on the Balkan Highway.   It was right after the dinner distribution and I had muttered more than 300 times, "A-salaam A-lay-kum" in an awkward accent to people with a bowl of soup and a piece of bread [...]

Idomeni: when fear trumps love

Idomeni: when fear trumps love

From a razor-wire fence that slashes the face of Europe, Idomeni is who we are becoming when fear builds walls and trumps love.

I am THE refugee: ragtag stories

Peel back our ribs again and stand inside of our chest.                                                                               Skeleton bones stand at the [...]