Salwa Al Neimi
Born in Syria, SALWA AL NEIMI now lives in Paris. She is the author of five volumes of poetry and a collection of short stories. The Proof of the Honey has been banned in many Arab countries. It will be published in the U.S. in April by Europa Editions.
The Proof of the HoneyBy Salwa Al Neimi
Some people conjure spirits. I conjure bodies. I have no knowledge of my soul or of the souls of others. I know only my body and theirs.