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ZORA
Unapologetic. Ours. A publication from Medium for Black women.

Poetry

In ZORA. More on Medium.

The poet and organizer reflects on writing, hoops, and relationships

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The poet pens a book-length love letter to Black girls and women on our journey of discovery and healing

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A Black woman standing in a dim parking garage with the light shining on her.
A Black woman standing in a dim parking garage with the light shining on her.
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Hearing her words, and her voice, makes the resonance that much deeper and the storytelling that much richer


The ZORA CoSign

Get to know poet and writer Michele Thomas


With her new book ‘Make Me Rain,’ the 77-year-old outspoken poet adds to her revolutionary body of work

Portrait photo of Nikki Giovanni against a black background.
Portrait photo of Nikki Giovanni against a black background.
Nikki Giovanni. Photo: Deborah Feingold


A reading list that includes Nikki Giovanni, Lucille Clifton, Morgan Parker, and more

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Maud Martha

Selected Poems

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