It’s March and as of this post, I’m not committed to anything other than working on my zine! The cover is by the lovely Iman Geddy which turned out great. I really wanted to incorporate a fellow Somali in the project and I’m a huge fan of Iman’s work (check out her Instagram account!). MyContinue reading “March Madness”
So Room Magazine named me an emerging Black writer to look out for and other talented Black women are also featured on the list. “We Got Next: Emerging Black Writers You Should Be Paying Attention To” I mentioned to a friend a few days ago that it felt surreal being on that list. It wasContinue reading “Black Futures Month”
Ardo is busy this February! She discusses the 2018 Cybils, The Storyteller Tour and how well she’s doing on her 2019 resolutions.
It’s a new year! My resolution is to keep this website updated and I’m starting with the Cybils finalists for graphic novels. I’m back as the graphic novels judge for the Children’s and Young Adult Bloggers’ Literary Awards aka the Cybils. It’s my second time judging this particular category (and judging for the Cybils inContinue reading “New Year. Who dis?”
Here’s what I’ve been working on so far this year. I also want to spotlight the great books/comics I’ve read that were released in 2018 (and of course, those backlisted titles).