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Episode TWO of ‘Elephant Diaries’ series: Black Womanhood, Black British Girlhood, Coconuts, Colourism, Anger

Episode two of my brand new webseries, ‘Elephant Diaries’ is now live! In the lead up to my debut collection of poetry being published on May 21st, I will be … Continue reading

February 1, 2016

Introducing ‘Elephant Diaries’

Yesterday I announced that my debut collection of poetry will be out on 21st May 2016! And today I’ve dropped the trailer to my upcoming series – ‘Elephant Diaries’ – … Continue reading

January 14, 2016

HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT! Debut collection of writing has arrived!

I am honoured to announce that my debut collection of poetry, Elephant, has arrived. I’ve been working on this project for two years and it’s finally ready. It has been … Continue reading

January 13, 2016

Solange in conversation with Amandla Stenberg

‘Though we had never met, from the outside looking in, I recognized her so deeply that I didn’t think I’d need to. There’s a secret language shared among black girls … Continue reading

January 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

‘Women who rocked the world in 2015’ via The Voice Newspaper

‘These breath-taking, astute, fierce, resilient, considered sisters make me really excited about what the future for women of colour in the UK could look like. ‘[Siana’s] candid account of the … Continue reading

January 9, 2016

Subscribe to my NEW Mailing List

I’ve *finally* created a mailing list. You can sign up to it and stay updated with my latest news here. There’s lots to come from me in 2016, including my … Continue reading

January 7, 2016

Featured in Gal-Dem’s People of The Year List

It’s always lovely to be featured on celebratory lists and have my work recognised by people and publications I love, enjoy, and respect. The wonderful ladies at Gald-Dem in Bristol … Continue reading

January 5, 2016 · 1 Comment

Bye Bye 2015: Reflections on a year well spent

It’s the first day of 2016. Today is quite literally day one of the rest of our lives. I know that everyone bangs on about ‘fresh starts’, ‘new chapters’, ‘turning … Continue reading

January 1, 2016

Salone Collective Featured in Hai Afrika

Tholani Alli recently wrote about the ‘strange disjunct’ of being Black British and visiting ‘home’ – you’re not quite a tourist and certainly not a local. ‘Brilliant like-minded Black British … Continue reading

December 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Featured in True Africa’s #EyesOn2016 Series

Total honour to be listed as one to watch in 2016 by True Africa. Great motivation for the new year.   ‘2015 was my year of courage and working things out … Continue reading

December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

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