The Sack

‘The Sack’ is a short-story penned by Zambian author Namwali Serpell about the dark difficulties of co-existence set against a...



by Keza Nzisabira

Each song is an emotion, a violent, raw emotion that she felt as she went through her j... Read More
To Pimp A Butterfly

by Ben Rutabana

By showing us his growth and pains, by having us bleed like he did through the use of s... Read More

by Mutsinzi

Nadine Otsobogo, the director of the film portrays for us the empty, blurred vision fro... Read More
Deception Point

by Ines Makuza

There was also that fast pace as I read page after page, my mind simultaneously wonderi... Read More

by Mutsinzi

Kanura is in many ways a revolutionary piece of work. It doesn't happen often that an a... Read More


But how catapulting would it be for Rwanda, if her writers could meet beyond web portals, to share pieces, and form opinions about one another's with the common goal of helping each other ultimatel... Read More

Learning to detect and deter this psychological exploit in every aspect of our lives is the only way not to fall victim to its negative consequences. Read More

Figure out the point at which you want to start something, and go at whatever speed works for you; you don’t have to “be on their level”. Be on your own damn level! Read More

Our world redefines and criticizes beauty on a daily basis. I find beauty to be a fickle concept. Displayed and examined on the immense platform that the world wide web is and then tied in with cyb... Read More


Writer's Block 2 — by Portia Zuba

I am standing on hallowed ground. The people around me are all in the same spirit: they are worshipping and for all I know they might be in heav...
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Writer's Block 1 — by Portia Zuba

The disco lights are a sight for sore eyes. They are shining in a rainbow patttern, even though there is a new color I am not recognizing. Is it...
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18th March 2017