Metta Sáma is author of Nocturne Trio (YesYes Bøøks, 2012) and South of Here (New Issues Press, 2005 (published under her legal name)). Her poems, short stories, creative non-fiction, and book reviews have been published or forthcoming in Blackbird, bluestem, Drunken Boat, Esque, Jubilat, Kweli, The Owls, Pebble Lake Review, Pyrta, Reverie, Sententia, Verse, Vinyl, and Zone 3, among others. In addition to her creative work, she has published scholarship on Dionne Brand, Terrance Hayes, Audre Lorde, & Toni Morrison. Metta is an amateur photographer and painter. Her work can be found here.