Jola Naibi


Thriving Writers Lit Mag

By on September 10, 2023

It started with this question, casually posed during our writer’s group meeting on Zoom: “Would you be interested in creating a literary magazine?” Everyone on the Zoom was interested…


2022: A Year in Reading

By on December 27, 2022

It’s been a few years since I started tracking the books that I am reading on Goodreads and I am always amazed when I discover how many books I…


Books to Look Out for: April – June 2022

By on April 1, 2022

The Return of Faraz Ali by Aamina Ahmed. Sent back to his birthplace–Lahore’s notorious red-light district–to hush up the murder of a girl, a man finds himself in an…


Manifesto. On Never Giving Up by Bernardine Evaristo

By on February 3, 2022

If you, like me decide to…