Ecotone heads to DC this weekend for the 2018 Split This Rock Poetry Festival!
Find us at the Social Change Book Fair on Saturday.


Farah Ali

Farah Ali is from Karachi, Pakistan. Her stories appear in the Colorado Review (winner of the Nelligan Prize) and the J Journal, and more recent work is forthcoming in the Southern Review and Bellevue Literary Review. She lives in Dubai, U. A. E.


No, ma’am, I cannot disclose to you where in the States we will return to. I must remind you that I’m the only one allowed to ask questions here. I shall make a note of your interest in my future whereabouts. Please wipe off your look of alarm and stop digging your fingers into your husband’s arm. This is merely common procedure.