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Shayera Dark

Shayera Dark

Shayera Dark is a freelance writer based in Lagos. She is interested in African art and culture, development stories and women's rights. Her work has appeared in multiple publications, including  Harper’s Magazine, Al Jazeera, aKoma, LitHub, African Arguments and OkayAfrica.
Selling Africa’s good news stories
Selling Africa’s good news stories
Anywhere in the world, freelance journalism is an extreme career choice. The job requires withstanding pitch rejections, ignored queries, stolen...