Lipstick Stains with Djed Press

Sometimes you forget to read the submission guidelines properly. That will almost always result in that poem you so lovingly crafted being immediately deleted because editors simply don’t have that kind of time. But. once in a blue moon it can work in your favour.

Djed Press is an online magazine publishing creative work by PoC in Australia. I didn’t notice the “Australia” bit when I was submitting so I crafted my bio and cover letter, selected my pieces and sent them off.

Thankfully, their editor Hella was not only patient enough to read my pieces, but kind enough to publish me.

You can find Lipstick Stains here.


This is really exciting!
I did a poll on twitter a few weeks ago and since there seemed to be a little bit of interest, I have decided to make some of my poems available to buy as PDFs on Etsy.
Currently there are just 3 booklets listed at less than £1.40 each. Expect more over the coming months.
All my Patrons get 20% off, if you need extra incentive to get signed up
Thank you so much for all of your support and I look forward to making more of my poetry accessible to people outside of open mics.

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