Author: Laila Re

Laila Re is a poet based in Markham, Ontario. She escaped Kabul as a toddler with her family to Islamabad, Pakistan, before emigrating two years later to Canada in 1992 when she was five. She has lived in Toronto ever since. Laila has a BA in Psychology and a M Ed from York University. She is the author of three collections of poetry: Pieces to Peace, Soul Led, and Beauty and Love. Her personal essay "Kabul Dreams" was published in the anthology THE MUSLIMAH WHO FELL TO EARTH (Mawenzi, 2016).

Nila The Bleeding Garden
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Nila The Bleeding Garden

Mawenzi House/TSAR Publishers

NILA, THE BLEEDING GARDEN describes the turbulent journey of an Afghan girl called Nila who suddenly has to escape her homeland with her family during the long Afghan war. As a child refugee, she experiences the trauma of displacement, first to Paki...

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