Thankful to all my subscribers

The African Literature Magazine on Flipboard has gone from strength to strength. What a journey! Thank you for being a part of the journey in 2014 and for continuing strong into 2015. With 15,491 subscribers catching up on stories coming out of Africa, it is easy to forget where we started. With humble beginnings in…

Old Inspiration

The art of finding inspiration from something old doesn’t require practice.

The Art of Selfishness

Karibu! Is it warm where you are? Toronto has been hit by some unusually cool weather so when it is warm… I’m just cool like that. Today, during my daily cobweb cleaning I had a thought about my writing. Mostly, I write because I want to be able to tell a story that I would…

Killing me softly

Karibu! Your presence here is greatly appreciated! How is the weather where you are? Toronto is cold and our Mayor is probably high right now. I dislike rules. Not the kind that stop people from killing each other (if you have that much malice in your heart then you’re not my target audience), but other…

Defiant

Reader! You flatter me with your presence, Karibu. Today I had a lot of cooking to do and decided it would be nice to finally find out what Defiance was all about. In case you’ve been asleep at the Sci-Fi wheel, the story of Defiance (the new name of St. Louis, Missouri) is set in…

Bee-bee-dee Boop!

Are you doing okay? Wanna talk about it? ┬áLeave your comment. Today is a smoggy day and I’m grateful to have and be near my computer. It also means that I’ve got to find a way to be productive and allow my fingers to speak for my brain. Telepathy will come soon enough. If we…

Nit Pickers Unite!

Reader! You’re here! How are you doing today? I had a wonderful night last night, racing for the movie theatre to watch Oblivion with Tom Cruise and Morgan Freeman. I enjoyed watching the movie, then I hit rock bottom this morning and found stuff to grumble about. Don’t you just love it? SPOILERS AHEAD!! Thankfully,…