The Poetry Project

Kahel Kaschmiri

Kahel Kaschmiri, Foto © Rottkay
Photo © Rottkay

Kahel Kaschmiri (*2000) lived in Ghazni, Afghanistan. A Taliban commander was after him. Kahel fled his country, via Iran, in the trunk of a smuggler’s car. In Germany, he is confused by the lives of Europeans.


Kahel Kaschmiri Ghazni, Afghanistan If only you were here, I would kiss your feet. I would bow before you And ...

My Last Summer in Afghanistan

Kahel Kaschmiri Ghazni, Afghanistan was hot; the rays of the sun burned so much that I could barely work. But ...