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Desree is an award-winning spoken word artist, writer, playwright, and facilitator based in London and Slough. Currently Artist in Residence for poetry collective EMPOWORD, Desree explores intersectionality, justice, and social commentary, occasionally throwing in a poem about being hungover. 

Her poetry has been published in Wetgrain Poetry, Ink, Sweat and Tears, Fly on The Wall Press, Icarus and Mindful Seasonings.

In May 2021, Burning Eye Books republished Desree’s first pamphlet I Find My Strength In Simple Things (2017).

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