The Team

 

 

“No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra to play it.”
– H.E. Luccock

#Merak is made of people who value the tiniest of detail, time and diversity. We have seen such people gathering at ours, dedicating their talents, vision, growth and durability; empowering and supporting each other throughout. We are not just a team, but a family of good literary citizenship.  

 


Moderators

Feroz Mohamed

Feroz Mohamed

Founder

Feroz is an ardent reader and a graduate who could have easily chosen IT to be his success but decided to write instead.

Nuha Faiz

Nuha Faiz

Chief Editor

A teacher by profession and an ardent writer. She is on the process of completing a collection of poetry and short stories.

Nuskiya Nasar

Nuskiya Nasar

PR Manager

Nuskiya is a Ceylonese buoyant busy-bee who is currently majoring in Economics at an Institute affiliated to the University of London.


 

Staff Writers

Zahra Javed

Zahra Javed

Staff Writer

An interpreter of life into words. Strongly believes emotions can be lived, felt & conveyed by just lifting a pen.

Amirah Al Wassif

Amirah Al Wassif

Staff Writer

Amirah Al Wassif is a freelance writer and a published author from Egypt.

Hafsa Udayar

Hafsa Udayar

Staff Writer

Currently reading my law degree at the University of London. I firmly believe that the mind of a human being is capable of anything.

Aqilah Naleem

Aqilah Naleem

Staff Writer

This is Aqilah Naleem from Sri Lanka. An aspiring writer dreaming of becoming a successful poet one day.

Luis Cuauhtémoc Berriozábal

Luis Cuauhtémoc Berriozábal

Staff Writer

Luis Cuauhtémoc Berriozábal, born in Mexico, lives in Southern California, and works in the mental health field in Los Angeles.

Tim Wood

Tim Wood

Staff Writer

I have built lives, loves. Worlds and the universe around them. I am a writer; I write.

Raeesa Usmani

Raeesa Usmani

Staff Writer

Raeesa Usmani is a literary enthusiast, often writes poetry, to unwind her troubled mind. She has been teaching English to graduate classes.

Walid Abdallah

Walid Abdallah

Staff Writer

Walid Abdallah is an Egyptian poet and author. He is a visiting professor of English language and literature in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Germany

James Geehring

James Geehring

Staff Writer

I currently live in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. I have been an artist and musician and a boatbuilder.

Angel Edwards

Angel Edwards

Staff Writer

Angel Edwards is a singer songwriter guitarist poet from Vancouver.

Rosiana Putri

Rosiana Putri

Staff Writer

Rosiana from Jakarta, Indonesia. I started writing from around sixth grade and I have fallen for fantasy novels and poetry.

Awosusi Oluwabukunmi Abraham

Awosusi Oluwabukunmi Abraham

Staff Writer

Awosusi Oluwabukunmi is a student of the University of Ibadan, Department of History. A poet, essayist and short story writer.

Idowu Odeyemi

Idowu Odeyemi

Staff Writer

Idowu Odeyemi is a Nigerian writer. He was shortlisted for the 2018 Nigerian STUDENTS POETRY PRIZE and also won the EKITI FUTURE AWARD 2018

Jolly Alexander

Jolly Alexander

Staff Writer

Jolly Alexander loves to read and write. She is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. (SCBWI)

Shaheeka Sharif

Shaheeka Sharif

Staff Writer

A muddled woman in the middle east with a lot to say and do, trying to find time for books and pens.

Shaheera Shaheed

Shaheera Shaheed

Staff Writer

I am me, in this world there's no one else exactly like me. Everything that comes out of me is authentically mine & I own my triumphs.

Humaith Cassim

Humaith Cassim

Staff Writer

A 24/7 dreamer with a passion for writing. A drama enthusiast with just as much love for poetry.

Sudeep Soparkar

Sudeep Soparkar

Staff Writer

"Sudeep Soparkar is a creative nerd who loves to express himself through his poems, Currently working in the field of engineering.

Hassan Saajidh

Hassan Saajidh

Staff Writer

Hey there! My name's Hassan Saajidh, 17. Part time writer about love life, family and sometimes about the modern day society.

Seema Marzook

Seema Marzook

Staff Writer

I worry less about fitting into glass slippers and focus more on shattering the glass ceilings.

Upneet Kaur Aujla

Upneet Kaur Aujla

Staff Writer

A 17-year-old writer from Houston, TX and likes to discuss the unconventional truths, culture, religion, politics  and perspectives.


 

Book Reviewers

Abbie Walker

Abbie Walker

Book Reviewer

An avid bookworm running @ab_reads for over three years, won the accolade of Bookstagrammer of the Year 2019 at the London Book Fair.

Alexandra Ciaffaglione

Alexandra Ciaffaglione

Book Reviewer

I am a devourer of books and lover of fictional worlds, a full-time research student of gender and sexuality in education.

Kathy Branfield

Kathy Branfield

Book Reviewer

I have a passionate and lifelong love affair with the written word and reviewing books is a fun way to share that love with other readers.

Zainab Nawaz

Zainab Nawaz

Book Reviewer

Just a twenty-something year-old who would always rather be in bed with a book, and a good cup of coffee! Reading has always been an escape.


 

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