Creative Writing

Mansa Musa Money

As part of feature with Durham spoken word artist Fahad Al-Amoudi, we are publishing two of his works. 'Mansa Musa Money' dreams of abundant wealth as a hazy symbol with a vertiginous effect.

I Could’ve

As part of the joint Books and Creative Writing feature with Durham spoken-word artist Fahad al-Ahmoudi, we are publishing two of his spoken word pieces. ’I Could’ve’ plays with possibilities, potential, and the power of poetry.


How much do we internalise sexism? In 'Baseball', a feminist activist guiltily faces their own subconscious.


"The fire in our blood" – Creative Writing begins its series celebrating International Women's Day with Mariana Carvalho's 'Phoenixes'.

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