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Misjudged and Misperceived

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Sierra Leone in the Diaspora

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Hello and welcome to Ella's Poems.

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Poem - free verse, haiku, Fibonacci, Prose et cetera preferred over meters. Maximum lines 40.

Flash Story - maximum 200 lines; Fiction. Nonfiction and non academic essays accepted

I'm a British Writer born in Sierra Leone. I write various genres of short stories but mostly neo-feminist poetry though my poems may also address socio-political themes.

I've studied English Literature, Social Policy and Criminology and worked in the UK as a Police Constable.

I've been published recently in the following Magazines:

Gutter (March 2023)

Dreich (March 2023)

Wildfire Words (5 times between 2022 and 2023)

https://wildfire-words.com/rem-poetry/#Bridgette-James

Fib Review

https://musepiepress.com/fibreview/bridgette_james1.html

Longlisted for the Aurora National Prize 2022

https://writingeastmidlands.co.uk/bridgette-james/

Bristol Noir short stories (2023)

https://www.bristolnoir.co.uk/flash-fiction-dont-knock.../

Our self-published anthology, What the Seashell Said to Me (2022) has been legally deposited and is available in the National Poetry Library (please see attached photo).

https://www.amazon.co.uk/.../B0BNJHYV7T/ref=tmm_hrd_swatch_0?

Misjudged and Misperceived published by Zambia Arts Publication 2023.

Historic publications

1. Lice in the Lion's Mane 1995 (editor, Dr Hannah Hope wells; deceased).

https://openlibrary.org/.../OL232.../Lice_in_the_lion's_mane

2. Songs that pour the heart 2004 (editor, Gibril Sesay).

https://www.worldcat.org/.../songs-that.../oclc/62268752

3. Kalashnikov In The Sun 2009 (editor, Kirsten Rian).

https://www.wolfboewig.de/kalashnikov-in-the-sun-an.../

4. What the Seashell Said to Me: A collection of Poems from Sierra Leone. Edited by B. James & Kayode Robbin-Coker. Held in the National Poetry Library

https://p10311uk.eos-intl.eu/P10311UK/OPAC/Details/Record.aspx?BibCode=69377703

ABOUT B JAMES

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