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Faith-Based Initiatives

Save the Date: MAY 30!

Save the Date: MAY 30!

I have 2 illustrated hybrid chapbooks coming out! Pre-Order now!

$50 Discount!

$50 Discount!

I'll be guest teaching in my pal Paulette's essay-writing workshop. Using my discount code.

MQR: New African Writing

MQR: New African Writing

I have a long piece in this special issue edited by Chris Abani

Applications OPEN!

Applications OPEN!

I'll be teaching Social Action Writing: Creating Community and Perspective in the CSU Summer Arts Program, JUNE 24-JULY 7, California State University, Fresno.

Get Your FREE Ticket!

Get Your FREE Ticket!

My CCA colleagues and I are offering a free writing workshop offered as part of the Bay Area Book Fest: Take Me Away! Writing About Places Near and Far. Sat June 1, 4:00-5:00 PM, Berkeley Public Library

Come through!

Come through!

I'm co-hosting a BIPOC author hang during the Bay Area Book Fest.

Chapbook Sneak Peek!

Chapbook Sneak Peek!

I'll be discussing my new work at the 10th Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival. Check out this panel on Immigration Narratives: Expansive Genres, Expansive Identities Sun 6/2, 1:45-2:30, Downtown Berkeley

Ecology Panorama

Ecology Panorama

I'm Senior Editor of the Decolonising Travel section of Panorama. Read the ECOLOGY issue; submit to the CITIES issue (JUNE 14)

African Book Club JUNE

African Book Club JUNE

The June pick is Whites Can Dance Too by Kalaf Epalanga, Sunday, JUNE 23, 12:00-1:30 PM online. The author will join us!

African Book Club AUGUST

African Book Club AUGUST

The August pick is Call and Response: Stories by Gothataone Moeng, Sunday, AUGUST 18, 12:00-1:30 PM online. The author will join us!

Lifting as They Climb

Lifting as They Climb

I'm the subject of a new book about "the lives and writings of 6 leading Black Buddhist women—Jan Willis, bell hooks, Zenju Earthlyn Manuel, angel Kyodo williams, Spring Washam, and Faith Adiele."

Life in the Temporary

Life in the Temporary

The bilingual Arabic-English anthology I co-edited, Life in the Temporary, is available from The Olive Writers Association (Casablanca, Morocco).

Watch Faith's Residencies 101 on YouTube

Watch Faith's Residencies 101 on YouTube

Ever dream of writing your book on the beach in Brazil? From a hilltop castle in Italy? In a boat-turned-writing-studio in the Canadian Rockies? With friends in a cottage nestled in a California vineyard? If you missed my 1-hour workshop sponsored by CCA's MFAW Program, you can listen to it here.

Artist Statements 101

Artist Statements 101

Why is your personal statement as important as your creative work when applying for opportunities like MFA programs and artists’ residencies? How do you strike that right balance of personal and professional? What if your path has been non-traditional or has gaps in experience and education? If you missed my 1-hour workshop sponsored by CCA's MFAW Program, you can listen to it here.

Eloghosa Osunde wins 2023 African Literary Award

Eloghosa Osunde wins 2023 African Literary Award

POSTPONED: I'm hosting the 2nd Annual African Literary Award ceremony with Eloghosa Osunde, author of Vagabonds!

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