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Celebrating East African Writing!

The Synopsis

So your novel is done and you need to send it to publishers for review and possible publishing. What now? You have two options. Submit it in full to your … Continue reading

March 29, 2010 · 1 Comment

Story of the Week – Revered Servant of the Sword by Gideon Chumo

Your votes are in and this week’s Story of the Week is… Revered Servant of the Sword by Gideon Chumo Read it… Congratulations Waga! Would you like your story to feature … Continue reading

March 26, 2010

Interview them! Have fun while you are at it!

A few weeks back, we discussed writing science fiction. One of the pillars of science fiction writing is the ability to spin a story from your knowledge about science, the … Continue reading

March 22, 2010

Story of the Week – Made in Somalia by Waga Odongo

Your votes are in and this week’s Story of the Week is… Made in Somalia by Waga Odongo Read it… Congratulations Waga! Would you like your story to feature here, please … Continue reading

March 19, 2010

Storymoja and Maria’s Libraries – A Partnership to get a book in every hand!

Storymoja is committed to publishing contemporary East African writing of world-class standard. We source widely to identify good local writers, help them edit their submissions to exacting standards, and develop … Continue reading

March 19, 2010 · 1 Comment

7 Ways to defeat Writer’s Block

Everyone always gets to a point when they are staring at the blank computer screen, the cursor laughing at them in its blinky way, and they do know what to … Continue reading

March 15, 2010

Story of the Week – Daughter of Man by Alex Mutua

Your votes are in and this week’s Story of the Week is… Daughter of Man by Alex Mutua Read it… Congratulations Alex! Would you like your story to feature here, please … Continue reading

March 12, 2010

Writing Science Fiction

Do you harbor a secret desire to create alternate worlds like the Marvel Universe of Superman, Batman, Ben10, Heroes, The Rama Trilogy?  Are you an aspiring Science Fiction or Fantasy … Continue reading

March 8, 2010

International Women’s Day 2010

Each year around the world, International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on March 8. Hundreds of events occur not just on this day but throughout March to mark the economic, … Continue reading

March 7, 2010

Story of the Week – Insect Conversations by Marvin Tumbo

Your votes are in and this week’s Story of the Week is… Insect Conversations by Marvin Tumbo Read it… Congratulations Marvin! Would you like your story to feature here? Please  follow … Continue reading

March 5, 2010

Simplicity vs Complexity?

This Saturday, I read a piece in one local newspaper about a Menage-a- trois. I must admit that a few years ago, I would have felt completely confused by this; … Continue reading

March 1, 2010