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of sons and daughters (pdf) – Poems, Pictures & Prose by Saaleha Idrees Bamjee

of sons and daughters (pdf)

Download the roughly edited first draft of this collated serial here: Mijwaan by Saaleha Idrees Bamjee

Cover photograph: Dominic Morel


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I am a writer and photographer (look up my work on based in Johannesburg, South Africa. I have an MA in Creative Writing from the university currently known as Rhodes. My writing accolades include winning the 2014 Writivism Short Story Prize and the 2020 Ingrid Jonker Poetry Prize for my debut collection, Zikr.

11 thoughts on “of sons and daughters (pdf)”

  1. Downloaded and I’m pretty pleased with the ending 🙂

    Thanks for honouring us with your talented writing skills 🙂

    I hope you get to publish it soon 🙂

  2. I’m half-way through, can’t put it down… have goosebumps. My extremely talented friend.. will comment again when I’m done! Wow

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