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Afghan artist/activist Somaya Ramesh and U.S. poet, translator, and military veteran Farzana Marie bring poetry and worlds together.
31 backers pledged $3,030 to help bring this project to life.

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    We are so thankful for your support and will share with you the link the video about the "Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    Right on! We are so thankful for your support and will send you an Afghan postcard, as well as make sure you get the link to the video about the "Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    Your support means the world! We will be thrilled to send you an Afghan postcard AND a beautiful broadside with one poem from each of us. You will also receive the link to the video about the "Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    Poetry-lover, we love you! We will send you an Afghan postcard, a beautiful broadside of our poems, and a copy of Farzana Marie's poetry chapbook, "Letters to War and Lethe." You will also receive the link to the video about the "International Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    You rock! We will be thrilled to send you an Afghan postcard, beautiful broadside of our poems, AND a copy of the book, "Load Poems Like Guns: Women's Poetry from Herat, Afghanistan." You will also receive the link to the video about the "International Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    Literary jackpot!
    We will send you an Afghan postcard, beautiful broadside of our poems, and TWO BOOKS: 1. "Load Poems Like Guns: Women's Poetry from Herat, Afghanistan" and 2. Farzana Marie's poetry chapbook, "Letters to War and Lethe." You will also receive the link to the video about the "International Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Zenda baasheyd!! (Afghan blessing: may you be alive/live long!) We will send you an Afghan postcard, beautiful broadside of our poems, TWO BOOKS: 1. "Load Poems Like Guns: Women's Poetry from Herat, Afghanistan" and 2. Farzana Marie's poetry chapbook, "Letters to War and Lethe," as well as a memento from Afghanistan. You will also receive the link to the video about the "International Women's Poetry Exchange" performances, readings, and conversations!

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    You absolutely made our day...this is 10% of the total we are trying to raise! In addition to all of the rewards above, we would love to host you for dinner in Tucson, AZ (or any of the cities where we are traveling: Phoenix, LA, Monterey, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle) and have a private conversation about the project!

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