There is no time nor space for poetry, not here, where the air is so dense and the light - so violent. Language finds it hard to survive here. At times, people too. I miss poetry. I miss you.
Dana Heifetz is an Israeli fiction and poetry writer, who published so far short stories and poems (in Hebrew) in the Israeli journals Achshav, Moznayim, Iton 77, Gag, Hasadna, alongside a poem in the online anthology Blueberry Rain and Chocolate Snow (Edited by Steven Schroeder and Sou Vai Keng). She's also a philosopher, a human-rights lawyer and an editor of non-fiction books.