Shahilla Shariff

Shahilla Shariff’s first poetry collection, Life Lines, was published in 2012 by Proverse Hong Kong. Her work has been featured in various anthologies and journals. A fourth-generation East African, she spent her early childhood in a multigenerational Indian-Muslim household in Dar es Salaam before moving to Canada.

  • The abandoned British Residency in Hyderabad, India. Photo: Kishore Nagarigari
    The abandoned British Residency in Hyderabad, India. Photo: Kishore Nagarigari Author’s note: After my mother’s death, I struggled with the meaning of legacy. Mother Load,...

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