my memories of lovely min gem

She came to Kenya as a British missionary, she married a Kenyan, she decided to stay in Kenya. She became a Kenyan citizen. During all these years before and during the Kenyan days she wrote, poetry, novels, history and she became a household name in her new found country.

Now Marjorie Oludhe Macgoye has passed away.


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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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