These 5 little known Kenyan authors will transform your boring Sunday morning with their captivating novels


All countries are equal but some are more equal than others. Well, some African countries have more writers than other countries. In Kenya we will find some famous names, but there are others as well, who have the ability to follow in the footsteps of the giants. In this article you will find some names … Continue reading These 5 little known Kenyan authors will transform your boring Sunday morning with their captivating novels

poet who writes about personal experiences


Just over two months ago she published her first collection of poetry. Hers were not only the poems, but she did the publishing work as well. A substantial number of her books has been sold straight from her bag. And Abigail Arunga has plans, big plans, she wants to be more into poetry and get … Continue reading poet who writes about personal experiences

i write to prove a publishing house wrong and


She recently published a book of poetry in Kenya (but ofcourse readers outside Kenya are welcome!).  There could be an inner urge in Abigail Arunga that just makes her write poetry. She is not able to downplay this urge she btakes a pen and a piece of paper and here they come all these nice … Continue reading i write to prove a publishing house wrong and

fresh poetry book


I have read poetry by Wole Soyinka. I have read poems by Okot p’Bitek. A continent apart. Often poetry is handed  over in songs and oral literature. The rythms of the words, the togetherness of syllables. The longing of phrases. You can find it in poetry. A collection of poems, Akello, has just been published … Continue reading fresh poetry book