Saida Agostini

Saida Agostini is a queer Afro-Guyanese poet. A Cave Canem Graduate Fellow, she is the author of STUNT (Neon Hemlock, October 2020), a chapbook exploring the life of Nellie Jackson, a Black madam, spy and freedom fighter in Natchez, Mississippi. She lives online at

  • when you ask me if you are a good father & cook up meets god

    look     we know how this will play out