So we can be understood

I’m discovering that…

Most of us struggle to find the right words to make sense of our experiences.

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Leeza Awojobi

My poetry highlights beauty and brokenness in human nature. I use ordinary settings to show how we cope with thoughts of fear, shame and our need for acceptance.

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I write one-off bespoke poems but also write in collections. 



Partnering with the Creative Youth Network, I am exploring concepts of home and belonging. I hope to develop some of the ideas raised in my poem Ghost Carol more fully over the next six months. 

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Handle With Care

Handle With Care is an attempt to document the complexities of human experience. Imagine shaking a container of sand and seeing all the dark grains gently come to the surface.