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Welcome to the latest edition of Rubor, now celebrating its fifth anniversary and publication!
“What’d you learn today?” Mama asked in Arabic.
Detail, charcoal on paper
Pen and ink
I was once afraid of Death.
He looked through the window at the waiting day and in the young light of the morning it was gray and the ground was frozen and the world moved slowly.
I know there’s something wrong this time.
A drop hitting water
Amidst a sea of white coats and one girl’s secret smile,
Our initiation to healthcare involves a confrontation with death.
Graphite on paper, collage
That she Trusts
Do you see this space right here?
She was late
Maybe there is something I can do
I looked out over the tarmac from the launch platform.
Pen and Ink