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Safia Elhillo • صافية الحلو  SAAH-fya eL-HILL-oh • alien from sudanese origin • author of The January Children (University of Nebraska Press) • mgmt: @beotiscreative • no DMs plz

my love Sarah Kay helped produce a new web series with @tededucation that brings animation & poetry together, called “There's a Poem For That!" the first episode features my poem, “to make use of water,” beautifully animated by Jeffig Le Bars & Jérémie Balais 💕 lil interview at the end also

the kind folks at @playgroundbooks translated my poem, MEN FOLLOW ME, into Spanish ✨

marking the beginning of I Can’t Go to Chicago szn (aka every season that isn’t high summer) with this very cute picture of the squad at pitchfork

shorter than ur mic stand / taught some palindromes today ft. poems by beloved homies ❣️#isthataworldtouroryourgirlstour2k

thank u for the dreamy day SLCC ✨ got to print broadsides of some poems & wear several clashing prints 💛 #isthataworldtouroryourgirlstour2k

anyway here’s a poem about how we’re not safe anywhere lol

can’t come to ur party unless i’m wearing this suit but also can’t come to ur party because i’m very sleepy #isthataworldtouroryourgirlstour2k

irl copy of The Poetry Review arrived today with 2 poems i wrote after 2 icons 🌱

happy birthday to a genius an icon a sweet potato 🎉🎉✨✨

lil poem (plus one more) in the new issue of The Poetry Review! stealing other ppl’s pics while i wait for my copy to clear customs from the UK 💕

talked to @matterprints about my work & my obsessions & my relationship to clothes, all while wearing my favorite pants (@matterprints sideswept dhoti in hairline stripe) ✨✨✨

the mashallah club

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