Theme # 11 Masks

It’s October and we are thrilled to announce the theme for this month is “Masks” We’ve always had a fascination for Masks and how writers use this theme in different elements. The different colors and shapes of masks. They are whimsical and mysterious at the same time. One can never tell who is behind that mask A runaway royal concealing their identity from the crowd? Perhaps it’s cinderella? or maybe even .. an assassin?! Masks may be used in other none literal ways; perhaps the mask that a character places is an invisible one that they use to shut people out and … Continue reading Theme # 11 Masks

My Unfortunate Fate

If you happened to be in either Twing Sharjah or The Untitled Chapter’s event “The Reading” Then you must be familiar with Shamma K Al Bastaki and her poems, especially her mermaid poem that she recited in both events. We are thrilled to post it on the site as part of our September theme “Battles” as it is basically about the internal battle this mermaid faces, torn between her sense of duty and desire.

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