Let words rain and reign

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Let words rain and reign

The first call/army of termites


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By  Alinane ‘Naphi’ Mphande Slowly I watched it grow From a speck to a row Mesmerized I watched as they came One, two, three, four, scores and scores of them Fascinated I beheld them build
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Stranger


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By Priscilla Kanjirawaya I slightly move the curtain and a bright light illuminates my room. The sun must have risen a few hours ago. It is no surprise though that the sun had risen and
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Death’s Contours


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BY ASANTE LUCY MTENJE It is the summer just before the rains. The blouse I had worn that day clings stubbornly to my torso as I try to shift my tired body on the reed
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A lawyer’s version of events


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by Amanda Nazombe Karen is a cruel woman. Unfortunately, she is also my wife. The embrace of the breeze that had snuck up on me as I slept, failed to keep watch, becoming drowsy, it
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Ngoza na Kasiwa [Translated into English from Tumbuka]


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Ngoza na Kasiwa

At a certain village, there were two girls named Ngoza and Kasiwa. One day Ngoza set on a journey to a distant village to visit her relatives. After covering a long distance, it became too
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