Untitled from Prison Notebook

Ink on paper from a notebook with thirty-eight ink on paper drawings | 28.3 x 16.8cm | 1976

Ibrahim El-Salahi

Tunnels, just wide enough for the body to squeeze into, twisted and tight,

Routes carved of volcanic rocks.

I crawl through them, prowling blindly.

I hear the footsteps of guards, blocking the only exit.

No guiding light, no exits, no way out,

I...
read more