Here is a story that nobody knows;


Except for a woman slowly walking home

We are delighted to announce the release of a brand new poetic Sleep Story by Selina Nwulu, commissioned by Calm and Poet in the City. Written and narrated by Selina Nwulu, To The River is a lyrical poem about nature’s peaceful flow. Available exclusively in the Calm app, Sleep Stories are soothing tales that mix music, sound fx and incredible voice talent to help you drift into dreamland.

Selina Nwulu is a writer, social researcher and campaigner with a focus on social and environmental justice, education and global politics. She was Spread the Word’s Young Poet Laureate for London 2015-16. ‘Who’s Full?’ is her latest series of poems and is a Wellcome Trust funded collaboration with leading scientists that explores the complexities of eating well. Her debut collection, The Secrets I Let Slip, was published by Burning Eye Books in 2015 and is a Poetry Book Society (PBS) recommendation. Selina has toured with her poetry both nationally and internationally, most notably at Glastonbury, Edinburgh Fringe and StAnza Poetry Festival, St Andrews and Cúirt Literature Festival in Galway. She has been commissioned by Apples and Snakes, the RSA, A New Direction and Free Word.

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