Ninalem is a biannual literary arts, and fashion publication that aims to increase positive representation for black youth by allowing black writers and creatives to take control of their narrative. With an eclectic number of personal stories, experiences, and advice — conveyed through various poetry, flash prose, art, and photography.

Ninalem will allow black youth to consume content dedicated to inspiring and elevating them through the voices and visuals of black writers and creatives from different ages, genders, and walks of life. 

"If you can't control the message; you must create your own."

FOUNDER + Editor-in-Chief

Marlena Thompson