Stories by

Cecile's Writer: Art BoumanAuthor: Art Bouman

Country of Residence: Canada

Nationalities: Canadian, German and Barbadian

Mother Tongues: English and German

Art Bouman is a Canadian born, German-Barbadian writer. He has spent many years of his life travelling throughout North America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, and South America, but he is based out of Halifax, Canada. Growing up in a culture and climate that is totally removed from both his Afro-Caribbean, and European heritages, the search for a cultural identity is a central theme in his writing.



  • Ruby Small

    June 18, 2017 • Poems
    Ruby Small

    Poem by Art Bouman


    This is not my country
    and these people are not
    my people.

    I was never so wrong as then. Read on...

  • An Africa in Everyone

    May 7, 2017 • Poems
    An Africa in Everyone

    Poem by Art Bouman


    Who is the Black in me
    That is tainted with white blood and alternate stories of oppression, Read on...