Losslit contributor:
Abeer Ameer

Abeer Ameer is originally from Iraq, but was made in England like the blue Cortina. Her poems have appeared in Acumen, Writing Our Lives anthology, Roath Writers anthology, The Cardiff Review online, Mslexia Little Ms and I Am Not A Silent Poet online blog. She is currently working on a collection about personal stories from Iraq. She lives in Cardiff with her family.


Sometimes you must take the medicine though there is shame that I can’t pray the dark away but when they took my friends…