These poems present a powerful series of dramatic images of war torn Lebanon as seen through the eyes of a woman. The most recent round of hostilities was in the July, 2006; in fact, most fighting in Beirut has been in the summer—hence the title.
“A lovely collection—so vivid and so moving…my favorites…will stick with me a long time.” Nancy Packer, Author
“A powerful and highly successful presentation...”
Marilyn Yalom, Author
“As disturbing an imagery of the pain of war as I’ve heard or can imagine—as graphic as if they were pictures.”
Dr. Barry Fleisher, Emeritus, Stanford Univ.