I write this last entry from the comfort of home. It has been a few days since I arrived from Kurdistan, and I haven’t thought about it during this time. But now I must.
Kurdistan remains a mystery...
The day to start returning arrives. The lads celebrate that two of us will be free soon by simply drowning any last sense of civility and culture in pints and pints of lager (“lohg'r”, as my Scot...
I get fed up with life in camp and I get an excuse to leave for one day. Destination: Kalar, the city where the whole visa issue was done.
We travel early in the morning and get there in time to do...
The clouds arrive.
We wake up one morning to a steady drizzle which gently banged overnight on the metal roofs of the containers where we live. The camp is beginning to flood and we can tell that...
The visa issue is not over yet, I find out. Although I have my shiny ID visa card, I still have to go to the Aishaish (the police) and give a declaration.
Actually, two of them.
We arrive to the...
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