Email submissions to You must have African heritage, citizenship and identify as a woman to submit. Please include your name, nationality, phone number, links to any social media or websites you have and a short bio as part of your submission.

Submissions are welcome in all languages spoken on the continent of Africa.


Through the Eyes of African Women is proud to support young women writers between the ages of 13-35. If you write poetry, prose or any other form of fiction writing, please share it with us so we can share your voice with the world.


This space belongs to you.

Our experiences and our perspectives as African women and girls matters, so we have created a space that is dedicated to highlighting just that. From personal to political, from written work to art work and everything in between, Alaani is space for you to share your voice and your experiences with the world. Unfiltered. Unencumbered. Unbound.