Sweet Alexandria

in a glass lightlyIn a glass lightly

umm aliUm Ali, the mother of halwayaat

qahwa turkishCoffee with chew

Outside Fort QaitbeyOutside Qal3a Qaitbey

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saaleha

I am a writer and photographer (look up my work on www.shootcake.com) 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.

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