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1 Onesies Never Worn

Where I come from, they don’t name a child until seven days and seven nights have passed. They wait, because to name something is to…

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0 Encounter

His short dreadlocks fell on either side of his face giving the impression that he was brisk, risqué – just the right amount of dangerous.…

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3 Snuff Me Out

“Grandpa, Chinedu is too small to take snuffs. Don’t you know that you are destroying his lungs by giving it to him? You ask your…

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2 How Real Men Are Made

Originally published in Arts and Africa * This man Madam Nyambura calls Daktari does not look to me like a doctor doctor, maybe just one…

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9 Poja

You knew it, even before you stepped inside, even before you entered the half closed door – that something was amiss. But you didn’t expect Poja…

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11 Mugumo High

You stand out in the cold. You have on a brown pair of pants, a white shirt, a soft blue sweater and a scarf. Old…

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8 Lovelust

Looking into his eyes that night, she knew exactly what she wanted, which was unusual, because she hardly ever had anything figured out. They had…

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