Day: June 21, 2013

Illusions of a Bachelor, Series

Illusions of a Bachelor: Happy Father’s Day

By Aaron Aroriza, Uganda: My Auntie's house-help had told me Angela was a real angel. She had described her as a beautiful girl with an angelic smile. Her eyes were like those of a calf: Ameisho genyeina, she said. Her legs were like banana stems: Amaguru gemitumba. Her bum was that of ekishaab (I haven't found the English name for […]

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Tale Africa, Writivism 2013

The Side Walk

By Nassanga Rashidah Sarah, Uganda: It had begun that morning when albino Kima got up from what had been her bed for a year. The sun was already peeping out from behind the clouds over the top of a two-storied building. That was her cue; she was late. “Timmy! We need to go!” She gently shook awake her little brother […]

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