Table of Contents
   Introductionp. x
    p. 1
   Different Ways to Prayp. 3
   My Father and the Figtreep. 6
   What Kind of Fool Am I?p. 8
   Going to the Springp. 9
   Biography of an Armenian Schoolgirlp. 11
   The Words Under the Wordsp. 14
   Sparkp. 16
   The Man Who Makes Broomsp. 18
   The Garden of Abu Mahmoudp. 20
   Her Wayp. 22
   The Clean Rinsep. 24
   For Mohammed on the Mountainp. 25
   Passing the Refugee Campp. 30
   Lunch in Nablus City Parkp. 35
   Arabic Coffeep. 38
   Red Brocadep. 40
   Stepsp. 42
   Prayer in My Bootp. 44
   Things Don't Stopp. 46
   Even at Warp. 50
   The Grieving Ringp. 51
   For the 500th Dead Palestinian, Ibtisam Boziehp. 53
   Those Whom We Do Not Knowp. 55
   Visitp. 58
   The Palestinians Have Given Up Partiesp. 59
   The Small Vases from Hebronp. 63
   Darlingp. 65
   Fundamentalismp. 68
   My Grandmother in the Starsp. 69
   Rockp. 70
   Praying for Windp. 73
   Olive Jarp. 80
   They Dropped Itp. 83
    p. 85
   19 Varieties of Gazellep. 87
   Arabicp. 90
   Jerusalemp. 92
   Holy Landp. 94
   Half-and-Halfp. 96
   Stainp. 98
   My Uncle's Favorite Coffee Shopp. 99
   A Definite Shorep. 102
   Two Countriesp. 104
   The Trayp. 105
   The Many Hats of William Yalep. 106
   What News Are You Listening To?p. 108
   Staying Closep. 109
   Ducksp. 110
   The Address Book of a Lonely Manp. 112
   Footfallp. 114
   Trenches and Moats and Mounds of Dirtp. 117
   What He Said to His Enemiesp. 119
   Peacep. 120
   How Long Peace Takesp. 122
   A Single Slice Reveals Themp. 124
   Stone Housep. 125
   Jerusalem Headlines 2000p. 128
   Mr. Dajani, Calling from Jerichop. 130
   All Things Not Consideredp. 133
   Bloodp. 136
   Postscriptp. 139