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Somali Week Festival: 2017

I’m very excited to announce that I will be reading from my collection ‘Breathing Just A Little’ at this year’s Somali Week festival; alongside some other amazing writers. Tuesday 24th October –  London Literature Festival  – Poetry International Southbank – 6-10pm (English) For this first collaboration with Poetry International at […]

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Writer’s Realm Performance Evening

Over the last four months, I’ve been running my Writer’s Realm workshops, with a group of amazing-amazing human beings, each with a story and voice that demanded to be heard. This Realm became a safe space. A space for survivors, […]

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It Has Always Been This Way

I see the world over there, in the distance. I see the people. I hear all the laughter and life being lived. Some days I ache to be among them; in the midst of all the noise. and others, I […]

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Events: Finland

Find here the video of Farah performing in Helisinki, Finland, in October!

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Breathing Just A Little: Update

      ‘Breathing Just A Little’ is a poignant collection of poems that explore themes of vulnerability, love, relationships, identity and loneliness. This is a book that compels and reaches out to the ‘softness’ in us all; a moving, […]

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