Othering Expectations

I wonder how many writers of some Indian extraction feel this pressure. That as a brownie (wherever you may sit on the spectrum of pigmentation), […]

Fiction: Moon Sonnet (A Short Story)

I submitted this short story for Short Story Day Africa 2014. This year's theme was Terra Incognita. Though I do read in the genre, writing speculative fiction is indeed unknown ground for me. My story didn't make the longlist so I thought I would share it with you here.

Poetry: What Am I To Do

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 […]

Hashtag NizamiyeSunrise

All the visual clichés I could not resist shooting just before sunrise at the Nizamiye Mosque Complex in Midrand.