Debbie Alleyne-Elie

Whitney French

One word you would use to describe motherhood? 

Skin

 

Finish this sentence. On Sunday mornings, you can usually find me... Out on a walk around my neighbourhood, reading poetry in PJs or rocking a puzzle.

What are some causes you care about? Black eco-feminist liberation, Land Back, food sovereignty, reproductive rights, status for all.

If you could bring one book with you on a deserted island what would it be? 

Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler.


What advice would you give potential writers/entrants to this contest? 

Your birthing story is unique. Your telling of that story too can be unique. Hold nothing back.