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Poetry Inspired by Middle Eastern

Dance, Music, History, & Culture


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Poetry Inspired By Belly Dancing

Poems by Shira, with Artwork by Shira:


Silly Poems by Shira, Some with Cartoons by Bill Smith and Shira:


Poems by Myrrha, with Artwork by Myrrha and Hossam:


Poems by Dr. Charles Albano:


Poems by Jezibell:

See the section titled, "Poems Inspired by Middle Eastern History & Culture" for more poetry by Jezibell.

Poems by Sha Had Aroba:


Poems by Savannah Skye:


Poems by Rose Salinas:


Poems by Sumaya


Poems by Other Contributors:



Poetry Inspired By
Middle Eastern History, Myth, & Culture

Poems by Jezibell:

See the section titled, "Poetry Inspired by Belly Dancing" for more poetry by Jezibell.

Poems by Other Contributors:



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