Sagirah Shahid


Sagirah Shahid was born and raised in Minnesota’s Twin Cities. Primarily a poet, her work often seeks to make sense of the complexities surrounding the human experience. Sagirah is a 2015-2016 winner of the Loft Mentor Series Award in poetry. Her worked has appeared or is forthcoming in: The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts, Mizna, Bluestem, For Harriet, Black Fox, Knockout Literary Magazine, and Qu Literary Journal.



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