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Celebrating East African Writing!

Story of the Week – Pains Shortlisted by Gideon Chumo

It is a bit infuriating for this editor because she/he cannot compete for the story of the week! I would at the very least serve the role of the independent … Continue reading

February 26, 2010

Blow your reader’s mind away.

This editor has at certain times sworn never to read romance novels, the likes of Mill&Boon, Harlequin and so on. Truth be told the said swearing has been in the … Continue reading

February 22, 2010

Story of the Week – Chicken Crossing by Gideon Chumo

Your votes are in and this week’s Story of the Week is… Chicken Crossing by Gideon Chumo Read it… Congratulations Gideon! Would you like your story to feature here, please send … Continue reading

February 19, 2010

Advice for the Young Writer

The article below is borrowed from the Internet Writing Journal. It further stresses some of the things that we have discussed here previously. I am quoting it here just to … Continue reading

February 15, 2010

Story of the Week – Spilt Milk by Steve Mwangi

Your votes are in and this week’s Story of the Week is… Well, there are 2 stories this week. The winner by vote is Spilt Milk by Stephen Mwangi Ichungwa! … Continue reading

February 12, 2010

How to Apply Criticism and Not Lose Your Mind by Merrilee Faber

How to Apply Criticism and Not Lose Your Mind by Merrilee Faber So you’ve sent your story out to impartial and honest readers for feedback.  The results come flooding in, … Continue reading

February 8, 2010

The Man and His Goat Contest Winner is…

Well, you have spoken, dear readers and fellow writers. So here, I am very pleased to announce the results of The Man and His Goat Writing Contest: The Second Runner-up … Continue reading

February 6, 2010

The Learning Process

Creativity is a type of learning process where the teacher and pupil are located in the same individual. Arthur Koestler   The writer undergoes a learning experience with every piece … Continue reading

February 1, 2010