My work has been published in Bayou Magazine, Blood Orange Review, carte blanche, Pigeon Pages, The Margins, The Slowdown, underblong, and in other timelines of the multiverse.

I am a Pink Door Fellow and was recently part of Catapult's one year Manuscript Generator with Angel Nafis where I starting working on my manuscript tentatively entitled listen to the shark inside your bones.


"at professional threading studio on St. Marks with boba after," Bayou Magazine

"ghazal by/to/for Qandeel Baloch," Blood Orange Review

"taking food justice classes at teatro latea or a history of breathing," carte blanche

"while she rips out the seams of the brocade blazer i made for her," carte blanche

"We, Ancestors," Hobart Pulp

"black and brown people on shark tank," Pigeon Pages
-nominated for Best of the Net and Best of the Nest
-anthologized in
Best American Poetry 2021
-featured in
The Slowdown with Tracy K. Smith

"aunty jalebi," The Margins

"poem mad lib for the apocalypse," underblong

"my mom's laddoo for the soul," Whiskey Tit

"self-portrait as the Q train," Whiskey Tit


McNally Jackson Presents: Pigeon Pages, October Reading


Practicing Failure in Breath of the Wild with Poet Angbeen Saleem, Pixel Therapy Pod, April 27, 2021

Q&A: Angbeen Saleem, Weitzman School of Design, September 29, 2021