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Muhammad Habiby

Isn’t it time to collect all those words together
words left idle like the leaves of your life?

— Muhammad Habiby, from “Traces Remaining,” Beyond The Dunes: An Anthology of Modern Saudi Literature edited by Ezzat Khattab, Salma Khadra Jayyusi and Mansour al-Hazimi ( I. B. Tauris, 2006)

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