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.
FictionEroticaSpeculative FictionMemory // Passion // Yearning
He would have looked at you like he knew all your truths. You would have wanted to unearth the secrets you saw buried in his eyes. You’d have caught his glance and your dick would have gone stiff. You would have imagined him licking your chest, your ankles, his own perfect lips. You would… »
FictionEroticaExcerptLoss // Touched by a Stranger // Yearning
Cursing herself and her tomb of a marriage, Sunshine picked up her basket, rested it on her hip and swayed out of the yard. She went to a neighbor’s field to pick wildflowers and went down to the river to rest them on a small mound of earth. With fluttering eyelids, she imagined the twisted… »
FictionEroticaExcerptForeign Land // Passion // Yearning
When the square comes into view, I freeze. My heart loses its mind and forgets its rhythm. I take a deep breath and instruct it to beat. I count for it, and concentrate on lifting one foot after the other. Every cell in my body knows I am entering your domain. I may find you… »