Once upon a time in Tehran...
World: we just witnessed one of the great crimes against humanity. Did anyone notice?
Your soldiers will come to our lands. Why won't your novelists?
Enviable is the sleeper who sleeps, who sinks into nothingness and remains there for a good seven to ten hours, rising again only with the sun.
This Syrian activist's shocking photo shows a truth the world has been ignoring - Vox
beautiful writing in this extract from the late anthony shadid's forthcoming memoir.