A poem by Nigerian-British poet Sarah Aluko, published exclusively on The Book Banque.
Sarah Aluko is a Nigerian-British Author and Poet. Her poetry speaks of womanhood, femininity, love, loss and heartbreak. On International Women’s Day, 2017, Sarah Aluko released her debut anthology, Firstborn, which was long-listed for the Out-Spoken Prize for Poetry in the same year. Aluko has worked with Apples and Snakes–England’s largest organisation for performance poetry and spoken word–as well as Microsoft and Nasty Women. Since Firstborn, Sarah Aluko has been listed as part of Nasty Boy’s Creative Class of 2018-Nasty 40-which celebrates the next generation of Africans shaping youth culture.
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