Semira Davis

Semira Davis is a writer whose work has appeared in Re-Draft, Ika, and Landfall. In 2016 she worked as Editorial Assistant to Anne Kennedy on Ika 4, and completed a Bachelor of Creative Arts (Creative Writing).


I wrote “Sex Poems with No Bra” on the bus the morning after an overnight journey up the North Island. I’d fallen in love the day before. We now have the daughter who inspired “Night Swimming”.