Meeting writers on the page since 1996


Hafsah Aneela Bashir

“I will tell God everything
The sharp metal pieces
Taken out of my stomach
Will all come with me”

Extract from ‘The War Torn Child’ – included in the showcase

“I sent my poetry manuscript off with trepidation and received a detailed and thorough critique by writer Dzifa Benson whose insight was both eye-opening and affirmative for me. Her feedback helped me shape and re-work my poetry, making me think much more deeply about the craft.” From the Introduction