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Poems for Baga

Call for poems... "Hello writers! You've written poems for Ferguson, Gaza, Hong Kong, Palestina, and, most recently, Paris. Now is the time to write for Baga (the town where Boko Haram massacred 2000 people two days back on the Nigerian-Chadian border). A few hours after I posted a query asking which editor/publisher could help publish [...]

Monthly Meter: November

I forgot to post this... fellowship/publication submissions: 2 fellowship/publication acceptances: 2 fellowship/publication rejections: 0 books: are nice. To read and stuff. Secret Shame: My triceps Mantra of the Moment: If your dreams aren't scaring you, you're not dreaming big enough.

Monthly Meter: June

fellowship/publication submissions: 5 fellowship/publication acceptances: 2 fellowship/publication rejections: 2 books: Black Mamba Boy - Nadifa Mohammed Secret Shame: My b-girl alter ego. Mantra of the Moment: "Graves grow no green that you can use.  Remember that green is your color.  You are Spring."  --Gwendolyn Brooks, "To the Young Who Want to Die"

Monthly Meter: April

fellowship/publication submissions: 1 fellowship/publication acceptances: 0 fellowship/publication rejections: 0 books: 0 Secret Shame: I see Stupid all around me which could very well be arrogance. (Or maybe evidence I'm in the wrong place at the wrong time). Mantra of the Moment: 11 Seconds