Check out my new poem IF THEY SHOULD COME FOR US in POETRY Magazine! And an article on me & Sam Bailey of Brown Girls in W Magazine!
Hey All! This last Wednesday (February 15th) we launched the complete season of Brown Girls Season One! Check It Out Here! There’s been so much great press about it! Check out interviews I’ve done with: Time MTV Huffington Post NPR The Fader Elle Jezebel The Guardian Fusion Vice/Broadly The Chicago Tribune Colorlines Chicago […]
The Brown Girls Trailer is NOW live!! You can watch it here! Our website is also live. Please click and browse through– we have a ton of awesome amazing interviews from places like Black Nerd Problems, Vibe, Jet, OkayPlayer, Autostraddle, and many more! Can’t wait for the series to drop Feb 2017!
In the last few months I’ve had a couple of poems published! WWE, a ghazal of mine, was published in the Academy Of American Poets website. In the September issue of POETRY Magazine I had a poem called “My Love for Nature” published. In BuzzFeed Reader I had a poem “Land Where My Father Died” […]
I’ve been bad about updating the site, but here are some recent publications you might want to check out! Two poems in Adroit Journal Sunday School at Public Pool All Men Die in Diagram America in Split This Rock If Ever I Should Have A Child With A White Person in the Nashville Review Dear […]
I wrote a web series called Brown Girls and am working with Our Names Are Sam to produce it! We’ll be shooting this August, make sure to check for it next March!
Hey all! Check out a few articles about my work that have come out recently: For Poet Fatimah Asghar, the Word ‘Orphan’ Has More Than One Meaning Poet Fatimah Asghar Speaks About Survival, Language, and Diaspora Interview With Fatimah Asghar An Interview in Prairie Schooner Split This Rock Poetry Festival brings Desperation, Activism and […]
& everyone. Including my 11 year old frame a circle of empty surrounding me & my violin on the crowded bus the weeks after the towers fell & then you blamed my skin. It was your feet & broken glass that followed me around the field when I showed up too early for […]
Hello all! There has been a ton of exciting news lately! The biggest one is that my first chapbook, AFTER, is up for pre-order right now on YesYes books! Its on a sale right now where you get $2 off and free shipping, so act now! Also, it was reviewed by Katherine Frain at the BlueShift […]
Hey all! I did a Tedx Talk this summer on the power of poetry to make us see our world differently. The title of the talk is “We Own All The Language In The World.” Check it out!