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Meet Aaminah Shakur- Senior Poetry Editor & Regular Contributor

  Aaminah Shakur Our Poetry Editor & Writer In Residence Aaminah Shakur is a multiracial/multicultural queer crip artist, poet, art historian, and culture critic. They write about intersectional life, including disability/chronic illness, race, gender, sexuality, trauma, and of course, art. Where It All Began Aaminah Shakur began contributing to OTV as a poet, served as …

Meet Dori Owen: Regular Contributor and OTV Columnist

Dori is Featured Columnist -Residence .Dori is one the top columnist at . You can read her on A Diary of an Arizona Girl. Her essays and poems have been published in RAW & UNFILTERED VOL I, Stigma Fighters Vol 2, and Love Notes From Humanity. Her blogs have been featured here on Open Thought Vortex, as well as The Lithium Chronicles, Sudden Denouement, and The Mighty