First Review!!!

My Book got it's first review - on the brilliantly written 'Triumph of the Now' blog. You can find it by following this weblink. I really couldn't be more chuffed with it. Thanks so much Scott Manley Hadley.


I've been busy. Since the launch of The Africa in my House, I've been promoting it at various events. The first was a headline spot at Fire and Dust on 1st June, the open mic I usually go to. Loads of old friends came who I didn't expect and it was a really lovely evening. I was nervous about reading a story but felt that I needed to, in order to give people a proper flavour of the book. I noticed, reading God of Shadows, that I was reading it like a poem, concentrating somehow on the sounds of the words rather than their meaning and I recalled my lessons in Storytelling at the Harambee Centre more tat ten years ago (thank you George Anang'a) and began properly telling the story, which worke

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