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Q&A: Debut author Djamila Ibrahim on her new collection, Things Are Good Now

The first story that Ethiopian-Canadian writer Djamila Ibrahim sent out into the world after she switched careers from working for the federal government to pursuing her lifelong passion for writing was “Things Are Good Now,” the title story in her new collection, out this month with House of Anansi Press.

February 13, 2018 at 11:02am

Is Najwa Zebian poised to be the next Rupi Kaur?

There’s no denying Rupi Kaur is a publishing phenomenon. With two million followers on Instagram and just as many copies of her books sold – not to mention a recent profile in Rolling Stone – the Canadian poet is being credited with a resurgence in the international popularity (and sales) of poetry.

February 12, 2018 at 11:37am | Filed under: Deals