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Tag Archives: Hakeem Adam

On the Return | by Hakeem Adam | African Poetry

The joy is too much for that little muscle caged in your chest. Let it rip from the corner of your eyes and stain the rainbow on your face.   ******** The image in the post was adapted from a photograph by ajari via Flickr. About the Author: Hakeem Adam is a student of the world and […]

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Romans and Waterfalls | by Hakeem Adam | An African Poem

I She said fossils are Photographs of our past lives, When behind falling suns And over climbing moons We danced by Impatient rumbling waters, Salty with envy of our Seamless grace Whilst a thousand sands Tried to steal maps Of our blissful movements. I I I said maybe words Are just words, and not Mirages […]

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The 2019 Brittle Paper Awards: Announcing The Winners

The 2019 BP Awards Winners

In November, we announced The 5 Shortlists for The 2019 Brittle Paper Awards. Launched in 2017 to mark our seventh anniversary, The […]

This Blood That Not Even the Mountains Can Hold: Megan Ross Rereads Sarah Godsell’s Liquid Bones

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“this country of blood” It is just under a year since Impepho Press published Sarah Godsell’s second poetry collection, Liquid […]

On Transatlantic Shame | I. S. Jones | Poetry

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nothing is earned unless something is lost. the ocean grants safe passage, but i fear the cost is too great. […]

The 2019 Brittle Paper Award for Poetry: Meet The 5 Finalists

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The 5 Shortlists for The 2019 Brittle Paper Awards were announced in November. Begun in 2017 to mark our seventh anniversary, the Awards […]

The 2019 Brittle Paper Anniversary Award: Meet The 6 Finalists

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The 5 Shortlists for The 2019 Brittle Paper Awards were announced in November. Begun in 2017 to mark our seventh anniversary, the Awards […]

The 2019 Brittle Paper Award for Creative Nonfiction: Meet The 4 Finalists

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The 5 Shortlists for The 2019 Brittle Paper Awards were announced in November. Begun in 2017 to mark our seventh anniversary, the Awards […]

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