Bassam Sidiki is a Doctoral Candidate in English at the University of Michigan and the Nonfiction Editor at Michigan Quarterly Review. His creative work, reviews, and public-facing scholarship have appeared in Papercuts, Jaggery, The Missing Slate, the Iowa Review (online), Synapsis, and the 2018 Anthology of the Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine, judged by Mark Doty.
Bassam Sidiki - December 12, 2019
“We have some good news and some bad news."
II - Kalamazoo
My second nausea was a creature born in the New World and the offspring of a more tangible etiology.
Bassam Sidiki - November 4, 2019
I like to think that the first nausea was a haunting visited upon me by my Sindhi Hindu ancestors, many of whom were seafaring merchants.
I - Karachi