Michelle Preen

Michelle lives in Cape Town. She is a graduate from the University of Kwazulu-Natal and currently works in the field of environmental communications and media. Her short stories have been published in a few anthologies and in YOU magazine. You can follow Michelle on Twitter @mpreen, or read her work here.

Sharon Tshipa

Sharon is a media practitioner and social entrepreneur based in Gaborone, Botswana. Her stories have been published in StoryMondo, The African Street Writer, The Kalahari Review, and online publications like Running Out of Ink. Her short story titled Like Little Ones Do won her a 2013 Kola Magazine Award in Nigeria.

Chioma Precious Ezeano

Chioma was born on 8th May, 1990. She is a graduate of English Language and Literature(ED) from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State. She is currently serving in the National Youth Service Corps. Chioma has been exercising her flair for writing on short stories and flash fiction.

Okwudili Nebeolisa

Okwudili is a Nigerian writer. He spends most of his time at the Federal University of Technology in Minna, where he is student of Chemical Engineering. His writing has featured in Saraba Magazine, Kalahari Review, New Black Magazine, the African Street Writer, and several national including The Sun and Blueprint newspapers. His piece won 3rd…

Saleeha Idrees Bamjee

Saaleha is a freelance writer, photographer and designer. She has an MA in Creative Writing from Rhodes University. Her poetry has appeared in several South African literary journals. She lives and works in the south of Johannesburg. Saleeha’s beautiful, and at times delicious, work can be found┬áhere, on her website.

Anek Sapphira

Anek Sapphira is 75 years old and was born in Palabek, in Acholiland. During the loneliness she experienced as a new wife far away from home, she learned to play the adungu. She found her passion for music leading her to make her first adungu, with which she serenaded her husband after work. Mego Anek…

Kamba Antony

Kamba Antony is a Primary 2 pupil of Sapiri Primary School, Budaka district. His favourite meal is millet bread and cat fish stew. ___ Folk Tale Eyalintwala Talilya Ozilingiti

Kiwalya Patrick

Retired school teacher, and story teller. Grand father of Betty Kaigo. From Budaka District, Eastern Uganda, 2013. Circa 76 years old. — Folk Tales Nakolele Akolewa Omoiza Ongoona No Onkiima

Sandra Aol

Sandra Aol was born on 10th December 1990 to Mr. and Mrs. Okumu Emmanuel Luru and Tumusiime Harriet Luru. Aol Sandra is a talented writer and actress affiliated to United Youth Entertainment based in Gulu, Uganda. She is one of the bright lights that shine during poetry nights that happen every now and then in…

Kaigo Betty

Kaigo Betty was born in Budaka, Eastern Uganda in 1988. Her parents are Mr Daka Andrew and Ms Daka Grace. She completed a Bachelors of Arts with Education, specialising in Literature and English Language, at Kyambogo University. Ms Kaigo is currently working at City High School where she is a teacher. She is also affiliated…