Gholam-Hossein Sa’edi: The Garbage Dump [Ashghaldouni]

The Garbage Dump by Gholam-Hossein Sa'edi

Gholam-Hossein Sa’edi: The Garbage Dump [Ashghaldouni] When we turned into the next alley, I was completely irritated and angry. My anger at my father had reached boiling point and I was itching to provoke him, to make him angry and shake him to his foundations. My father was stubborn, unfair, never showed consideration for others […]

The Cow [Gav] by Gholam-Hossein Sa’edi

Gholam-Hossein Saedi

As the morning sun shone, Mashdi Hassan’s wife emerged in distress. Islam was by the pool, readying his cart for a trip to Khatoon Abad with the village chief for a memorial service for Mashdi Hassan’s sister. The village chief, having intended to invite Mashdi Baba to join them, was met with excuses, as Mashdi […]