© 2015 By Dan Robert Lahiani

"Whether it’s the flies I whisk away or you I beat to the ground, it’s no matter. Your violence has become our common pulse, my violence, your violence, our rhythm. Listen, this is the applause for beating you to the ground. You beat me to the ground."

FOKUS 2017: SPIRAL OF VIOLENCE. LOVE. APPLAUSE. Kristina Stoltz writes about "Slaps" by Dan Robert Lahiani.