Yousef Alqamoussi has authored works of poetry, fiction, stories, and essays, including "poems (2019)," "chapter one: Costa Rica," "The Massacre of Heartbreak Morrow," and more. Yousef teaches English and History. He lives in Detroit.
Doctor. Lawyer. Pharmacist. Engineer. If all else fails, be a teacher.
"It is concerning—if not blatantly outrageous—that an entire community’s sense of accomplishment boils down to these narrow, shallow, and utterly invalid standards of success."