Ladan Osman

Ladan Osman is the author of The Kitchen-Dweller’s Testimony. Her writing and photographs have recently appeared or are forthcoming in Columbia Poetry Review, Prairie Schooner, Rumpus, Transition, Washington Square Review. Osman is a contributing culture editor for The Blueshift Journal. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Closed Captioning for the Black Anima

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Introduction through Parables: Marwa

I was named after a well my sister, too after holy wells distant from each other we are distant from each other our mother didn’t intend it war is the frantic wet-nurse running between us we are both thirsty we …

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