Mosab Abu Toha is a Palestinian poet, short story writer, and essayist from Gaza. He’s the founder of the Edward Said Library. In 2019–2020, Abu Toha was a visiting poet and librarian-in-residence at Harvard University.
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Things You May Find Hidden in My Ear
When you open my ear, touch it
My mother’s voice lingers somewhere inside.
Her voice is the echo that helps recover my equilibrium
when I feel dizzy during my attentiveness.
You may encounter songs in Arabic,
poems in English I recite to myself,
or a song...