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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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Get to know Zuva Seven, editor of ‘An Injustice!’


Hearing her words, and her voice, makes the resonance that much deeper and the storytelling that much richer


That’s why I’ve lobbied so hard to create unique spaces for us


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Get to know poet and writer Michele Thomas


Black History Month

Write a story about Black history’s impact and you can get featured in ZORA

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I’m Learning

I spent my journalism career trying to be perfect. Now I’m just trying to be myself.

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Even at the risk of burning, the mouth always seeks the light. —Elizabeth Acevedo, The Poet X


New York Times bestselling authors Angie Thomas and Nic Stone discuss Thomas’s third book,“Concrete Rose.”

Angie Thomas and Nic Stone with the cover of “Concrete Rose.”
Angie Thomas and Nic Stone with the cover of “Concrete Rose.”
Angie Thomas and Nic Stone. Photo illustration; Image sources: Imani Khayyam/Nigel Livingstone


Author and youth advocate Nicole Russell’s new book will help people of all ages begin their journaling journeys

Black woman mulling her thoughts as she writes in her journal while sitting at a table.
Black woman mulling her thoughts as she writes in her journal while sitting at a table.
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In a new anthology, the iconic writer reminds us liberation requires valuing all Black lives, not just those who mirror our own experiences

Black and white photo of Audre Lorde in 1983.
Black and white photo of Audre Lorde in 1983.
Audre Lorde. Photo: Jack Mitchell/Getty Images

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