Bio...




Rania M. M. Watts is a Lebanese-born Canadian Poet.  She self-published her first two books Cement Covered Ink Quills & Rarities and Summer to Summer Rewind!  Her third book, Cockroach Blueprint, was published by KUBOA Press in 2017.  Rania's also been published by the 48th Street Press Broadside Series and the Open Minds Quarterly special classroom edition, which has been used to educate college and high school students on mental health issues.  She has written for two music blogs based in the UK, as a reviewer and journalist, The Punk Archive and Music Gateway, respectively.

Rania has had numerous detours away from poetry, including earning a Social Service Worker Diploma from Centennial College.  The focus of Rania's studies encompassed: HIV/AIDS Awareness, Prevention, Advocacy and Suicidal Ideation.

She dabbles in myriad of Art mediums, however, is most at home with a pen, crayon, eyeliner, quill and any type of parchment.  Always deemed a freak of nature because of her outlooks and perceptions, Rania's allowed her imagination to dominate her core since the age of 13 when she told Mr. N, her Grade 8 teacher, that she desperately wanted to flee to Europe with a typewriter and create poetry in fields of long grass...