Reggie Garrett, holding an acoustic guitar, and Afrose Fatima Ahmed, on a stage standing at microphones.

Reggie Garrett – The Poet’s Lament

Bushwick Book Club Seattle member Reggie Garrett wrote this song in response to the work of 2017 Jack Straw Writer afrose fatima ahmed, whose voice is also heard here. Listen to the Bushwick Book Club’s album of music inspired by all twelve 2017 Jack Straw Writers at