It took some time for me to take this book from my shelf, and when I started reading this debut I kept on reading. Rachel Zadok has done a good job with this novel. The story centers around a young girl named Faith, she lives on a farm with her father Marius and her mother … Continue reading GEM SQUASH TOKOLOSHE

pemi aguda wins 2015 writivism

The good news comes from Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. It is the good news about bthe winner orf the short story prize of WRITIVISM. The name of the winner is Pemi Aguda and she is from Nigeria. Here you find more information. The global jury received 277 entries, these numbers were brought down … Continue reading pemi aguda wins 2015 writivism

pen sa’s q & a with rachel zadok

Rachel Zadok has written two novels and she initiated the Short Story Day Africa (SSDA). The short story day started in the United Kingdom. Rachel Zadok brought it to the southern parts of Africa, and now the whole of Africa has been included. Here she answers some questions on her own reading and writing habits. 

ours is a global platform

Once upon a time there was a National Short Story Day. The country in which it happened was the United Kingdom. One lady, by the name of Rachel Zadok, decided it was a good idea to bring this product abroad. At first she proclaimed her message in the southern bits of the African continent, but … Continue reading ours is a global platform