We are inviting writers, anywhere and everywhere, to participate in a 500-word flash fiction competition based on this prompt from Warsan Shire's poem 'The House'. All you have to do is pick out any or all of the key themes from this poem, and use it as the basis for a fictional story. Interested? Then send in your submissions by 15 June 23:59 BST. More information can be found on our site.
Thank you to everyone who sent me birthday wishes, prayers and even gifts. You truly made the day special for me. No matter where you are, may love always find you. May Heaven favor you in all your undertakings and God grant you your heartfelt desires. 🙏🏽❤ #May20
Is it true that every man is a potential rapist? Is it true that in most rape cases, the assailant is someone you know- a friend, a relative, even a lover? This is to the brothers: do not give in, don't take what you aren't given. And sisters, listen to these words. #poetsofinstagram#africanpoets#wordsmanship#saynotorape #