Mehr-Afarin Kohan

Mehr-Afarin Kohan is a Toronto-based writer. Her work has appeared in The Healing Muse and has been long-listed for Thomas Morton Memorial Prize. She is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst by profession. She lives with her husband and 10-month-old daughter.

The Burial

My husband says he wants to be buried by the sea, like Neruda, so when his eyes can’t see the ocean anymore, his body would still be close to it.