My third collection of poetry in Arabic (كما في السماء) was published in November by al-Jamal (Beirut/Baghdad).

The Baghdad Blues                 ليل واحد في كلّ المدن

(Harbor Mountain Press, 2007)                                                                                                                         دار الجمل، ٢٠١٢ 


Selected Poems:

A Postcard from the Underworld

Seven Poems
“Phosphorus,” Washington Square Journal (Winter/Spring 2011).
“Crossing” and “A Sign,” Ploughshares (Spring 2009).
“Five Poems” in World Literature Today, vol. 81, no. 5 (September/October 2007).

Poems in Anthologies
Inclined to Speak: An Anthology of Contemporary Arab American Poetry, ed. Hayan Charara (Fayetteville: The University of Arkansas Press, 2008) 49-55.
Iraqi Poetry Today, ed. Saadi Simawe (London: Modern Poetry in Translation, 2003) 15-18.

Selected Poetry in Other Languages
“Il viatico dell’eusule,” in Italian Poetry Review, vol. vii, 2012 (Italian, tr. Ramona Ciucani).
Interview and poems in Poesia, no. 264 (October 2011) (Italian, tr. Ellena Bellina).
Interview and poems in Esrar, no. 4 (Spring 2010) (Turkish).

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