Marwa Melhem lives in Syria where she is studying civil engineering. She writes short stories and poetry, as well as translates. She is a co-writer of the ‘Literally Peace’ project between Syrian and German writers. She is the winner of the short story category of the Al-Sharja Award in 2018, and her book of short stories, A Third Eye, was published this year.
adda is looking for new writing on the theme of climate change. We are seeking poetry, fiction and – in particular – non-fiction. Open for submissions soon, deadline 31 January 2020.Find out more