Kiini Ibura Salaam is a writer, painter, and traveler from New Orleans, Louisiana. The middle child of five, she grew up in a hardscrabble neighborhood with oak and fig trees, locusts and mosquitoes, cousins and neighbors. Kiini's work delves into spheres of human liberation, human connection, and evolution. She employs speculative fiction, erotica, and creative nonfiction to take readers through mind-bending journeys into the transcendent, the sensual, the mystical, and the fantastic.
July 8th, 2012
I have been running to the gym for my morning workouts. If you know me, then you know “Kiini” and “running” do not belong in the same sentence (“Kiini” and “gym” don’t really go together either, but they do now!) I am able to run to the gym because I did the Couch to 5K… »