Imagined Confessions and the Crumbs of Everyday Godhood

Writing News: 2014 Sol Plaatje EU Poetry Anthology

By |November 7th, 2014|

I have three poems included in this year's Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Anthology; By Heart, Kisses and Secret. They are all fiddled-with reworked versions of work from my MA Creative Writing thesis collection that have met rejection in some form or the other from various lit journals. The lesson here is to edit, edit, edit and edit until the very soul of a piece is bared to its teeth.

Chap Book: The Heart on Training Wheels

By |October 29th, 2014|

Pages from my first personal chapbook.

Poetry: Of the Blighted Ovum

By |October 1st, 2014|

A poem.

Ramadan Photo A Day 2014: Days 21-30

By |July 27th, 2014|

The final installment of 14-word couplets inspired by the 2014 Ramadan Photo A Day challenge.

Ramadan Photo A Day 2014: Days 11-20

By |July 18th, 2014|

14-word couplets inspired by Days 11-20 of the Ramadan Photo A Day challenge.

Poetry: What Am I To Do

By |July 15th, 2014|

What Am I To Do
Saaleha Idrees Bamjee

what am I to do with these strange women
holding up dead dolls, bloodied on my screen
swaddled in strips of […]

Ramadan Photo A Day 2014: Days 1-10

By |July 8th, 2014|

For this year's Ramadan Photo A Day challenge, I decided to write and photograph 14-word couplets inspired by the binary prompts.

Writing News: Writivism Short List and poems for Pen Powered Mic 1

By |June 2nd, 2014|

The writing life is rough.¬†Gritty as sandpaper against the skin of all four of your cheeks. Some people talk of bleeding onto pages, they’re not […]

Google Found Poetry: What Do You Call Someone Who

By |May 29th, 2014|

Another Google Found Poem