Rose Water Poet

amal rana - poet, performer, arts and social justice educator

 Rosewater Rebel, Pakistani, Muslim, mixed race poet/performer/educator. Proud to come from a legacy of ghazals, love and freedom fighters.

the tenderness of a wild rose that still shares its scent so generously, despite 500 years of colonialism. let love like that always grace us with its presence, and remind us that freedom is worth braving the sharpest of thorns 

Publications 

     

 

 

 

Work published in (partial list):

 

Writing Down the Walls Anthology (Trans Genre Press, Forthcoming)

 

Adrienne Magazine (forthcoming feature of eight poems)

 

When Your Voice Tastes Like Home: Immigrant Women Write Anthology 

 

Plentitude Magazine 

 

Matrix Magazine 

 

Stories of Queer Diaspora Anthology 

 

Wild Tongue: Seeds of Resistance Flor y Canto Issue no. 2

 

Mixed Up: Mixed Race, Queer and Feminist Experiences

 

Too Mixed Up Second Chapbook in Mixed Up: Hapa Chapbook Trilogy

 

Bridges: A Jewish Feminist Journal

 

Kinesis: Canada's National Feminist Newspaper

 

Amal Rana ©2017

 

Amal Rana ©2017