By Neha Vashist@nvwrites_ It took a 4-year-old boy and a box of crayons to make me realize an important truth. I was volunteering with a children’s camp the summer when I met him. Black hair framed his chubby cheeks and brought out the hazel tinges along the rims of his eyes.  Alex. He forgot his bathing suit at home so ...

Neha is a fourth- year Psychology student at the University of Alberta. Her poetry has been featured in anthologies for the National Poetry Institute of Canada, Polar Express Publishing, the City of Edmonton Poetry Moves on Transit and many others. ...

A poem about the beauty of radical Black queer love. ...

Introducing our next featured womxn writer of colour! The lovely Hyacinthe M. Miller. Read her bio and a short interview with her below. If you’re looking for an excerpt from her bad ass novel, Kenora Reinvented, check it out here! About Hyacinthe Hyacinthe M. Miller is an award-winning author of short stories, magazine and newspaper articles, contemporary women’s fiction and ...

Forty-two-year-old Kenora Tedesco is starting over. She's been dumped, fired, stalked, trapped, almost set on fire and declared dead by a drugstore pharmacist. Her new career as a private investigator wasn't supposed to be that challenging but on the plus side, she's good at what she does. ...