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DRAMA AS BRIDE’S FATHER AND BRIDEGROOM’S MOTHER BONK DURING THEIR CHILDREN’S WEDDING

There was drama in Bulawayo last week when the bride’s father and bridegroom’s mother were caught sexercing bedroom gymnastics much to the embarrassment of all the relatives. 460 more words

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We Need New Names

Jesus Christ died on this day, which is why I have to be out here washing with cold water like this. I don’t like cold water and I don’t even like washing my whole body unless I have somewhere meaningful to go.

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We Need New Names - NoViolet Bulawayo

UK Publisher: Chatto & Windus

Length: 304 pages in paperback

For Fans Of: Half of a Yellow Sun, City of God, The Constant Gardener… 161 more words

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award winners

Forgive me for not knowing about this prize up till the other day. But there is a Hurston/Wright Foundation Annual Legacy Award. And this time around it was the thirteenth time the awards were presented.  28 more words

Africa

13 Lessons I Learned From Blogging

I started blogging late in life and like Cato   the Censor I am learning in my old age. I have picked up a few things, 13 to be precise, and I thought it would be a good idea to share my experience with you. 2,210 more words

Creative Writing

Award-Winning Books: Update

Three months ago, I set myself a challenge to increase the number of award-winning and award-nominated authors that I’d read.  An examination of a list of Booker nominees and winners embarrassed me – although I did have a lot of books by authors on the list waiting to be read.   390 more words

The Pile

My Review of "We Need New Names"

Read for Zimbabwe in My World Tour

“We Need New Names” was one of the most explosive literary debuts in recent years. It got shout-outs from Junot Diaz and Ms. 702 more words

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