Pages from the Biography of an Exile

Pages from the Biography of an Exile A Politically Charged, Hard Hitting And Thought Provoking Collection By One Of Iraq S Best Known Poets, Adnan Al Sayegh Throughout This Collection, Adnan Explores The Exhausting Struggle For Acceptance After Being Forced Into Exile Seemingly Innocent And Lyrical At First, Yet Infused With Darker Undercurrents And Nightmarish Imagery.A Distinct Poetic Voice One Which Refuses To Adjust To The Expectations Of A Society, After Being Humiliated And Shamed By Its Horrifying Dictatorship Passionate, Outspoken And Incredibly Moving, These Poems Capture The Power And Resilience Which Come With Mortality. These poems take you along the journey of a man exiled I confess, I am not one that often understands poetry and most often struggle through That being said, I do not have a lot to offer in the way of praise or criticism or comments, but I can