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KILLERS IN TUTUS

The best of the poems, photos, and meditations to appear on UPICTURE have now been collected in a book,  KILLERS IN TUTUS, available at Amazon.  Click here.  The cover photo appeared on November 2, 2012 in an essay on Fasching … Continue reading

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You think you know حجاب‎? You don’t know hijab.

Strictly speaking, hijab is that which covers the head of Muslim women beyond the age of puberty in the presence of unrelated adult men. But it can also be worn by men and it can have a metaphysical dimension, in … Continue reading

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