Author: Makewana

They were all searching

Third prize-winning poem, 2020 Makewana Competition by Tawonga Msowoya They were all searching when they came. In large ships and vessels they came, and they came searching for something amid the quagmire of lost and deprived...

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10 PM

By FLONNY SAIWA Second-prize winning short story in the 2020 Makewana’s Daughters Competition   My eyes fluttered open as I let them adjust to the rays of sunshine seeping through my curtains. My body was tingling,...

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by Tamanda Kanjaye Second prize winning poem of the 2020 Makewana’s Daughters Competition   Little Boy,   I know you’ve been fed a toxic meal Of toughening up and never caring Of taking every single blow Without ever...

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