Let words rain and reign

Category: Literary works

CHIKANDA: SCRATCHING BENEATH CHANCO’S SURFACE


Timwa
Lipenga


A chief tells the story of her relationship with the University of Malawi’s Chancellor College. She remembers the sugarcane, vast across the land. She also remembers the milk, abundant and free of charge. Those are
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LOVING THE RAIN


Nana
M'bawa


I love To love the rain Spattering on my roof As I’m sheltered in layers And layers Of blankets I love to love the rain. And yet…. He sits outside, Clothed in threads That were
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Makewana’s Daughters are the Queens of the Earth


Makewana's Daughters


  That is why we say she must be treated with care, Do her any harm?  A real man wouldn’t dare! To make a good impression, just step out of her way! And the most you should say is,
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Nerdy Niva: painful aesthetics


Makewana's Daughters


Make Tawo: the door-to-door vegetable seller


Makewana's Daughters


 MD: So everyone calls you Make Tawo. What is your  given name? MT (Laughs): My real name is Alinafe Bale. Of course, Bale is my husband’s name, so I’m actually Alinafe MD: So everyone calls
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