Thus we found ourselves mid-summer, preparing the Xagaa 2018 issue of Hargeisa Literary Magazine, and inundated with submissions touching upon this topic, including visual and poetic references to depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and even suicide.
I will speak for the silent
For the quiet & meek
For lions without historians
When their time is most bleak
I will speak for the mothers
Whose children are deep
Six feet under earth
Their hearts aching in grief
My people say to leave what is on this side for the flood
And to leave what is on that side for the wind:
Nuura Axmed (Author & Artist) posts poetry and personal essays about identity, mental health, and…
دعني أعرفك عليها ؛ فأنا لدي تجربة ممتازة.
كانت لدي صديقة نسميها (الشبكة) ؛ لأن الشباب كانوا يصطادون الفتيايات بها ، هي التي عرفتني على المدعو بأبو القعاع محمد بن محمود الملقب بأسد اﻹسلام .
Dhagta ugu rid waanada
U wanqalo odhaah daada
Wakhtigana u meel dayo
Samirkana la noqo wehel
HIMILO DARWISH (Artist) is a 23-year-old business student. She has been drawing since she can remember.…