‘Amsterdam’ the collection explores a long distance relationship between an Amsterdam-based Surinamese man and a Manchester-based African Woman. It reflects cultural diversity in modern Europe and shows how modern relationships are nurtured using a plethora of communication technology.
A sensual treat of intelligent and frankly sexy poetry’ Shamshad Khan, poet
‘I was impressed by the quality of the writing. Chanje brings humanity, sensuality and the joy of discovering a new city to the page’ Baba Israel, Former Artistic Director of Contact Theatre
“This collection is a well-crafted, confessional snapshot that we can all relate to: a moment of throwing caution to the wind” Zena Edwards, poet
‘Soul Searching and soulful, here’s the best of a daring and delicious poet’ Gerry Potter. poet
Chanje has been published in numerous anthologies, including ‘The Suitcase Book of Love Poems’ , ‘Hair. a Journey into the Afro &Asian Experience’ and ‘Sweet Tongue’ Published by Crocus Books. She has Also been featured in the ‘Holme Office Anthology’ published by the University of Huddersfield and ‘Poems from the Heart from the House’ Published by the Windows Project. In addition to this she has been published in literary magazines and journals including ‘Citizen 32’ ‘Scribble Magazine’ and ‘DXN’
In addition to this Chanje has produced a number of pamphlets of poetry that showcase the poetry of people she has taught in workshops. This Including ‘Hold Onto Life’ which was a collection produced following a series of workshops delivered at a hostel. It was produced in partnership with the Harris Art Gallery and Museum in Preston, and featured the writing of people experiencing homelessness.