‘For quiet girls’ is a collection of poems by Maia Marie. This website includes selected poems from the collection and video and audio collaborations.

You can download the full chapbook here: for quiet girls

Maia Marie is a writer, dream worker and co-founder of lalela. a place of listening – home, farm and space for retreat – amidst the Magaliesberg mountains. She creates spaces of gentle holding and kindness where we can all just be ourselves. maiamarie@gmail.com


Thank you dearest Annika Slabbert for the beautiful cover and design of this chapbook.

Thank yous to Daniel Browde and Lavendhri Arumugam for your generosity with reading, feedback and editing.

Thank you to everyone else who has listened to these poems in different versions and shared their thoughts and encouragement.