Tag: My Holiday Shorts

We’re in African Flavour Books

I am so excited to let you all know that you can now found our books at the awesome African Flavour Books! Listen, African Flavour Books is the place to be. They are at Vaal Walk shopping centre in Vanderbijlpark. The Helepis are champions of African literature, reading and books, so when you buy from […]

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Everything is storytelling

I found this video interesting and inspiring. I hope you do too. Pixar’s 22 Rules to Phenomenal Storytelling from @powerfulpoint   My Holiday Shorts Available from our online store shop.blackletterm.com as well as Amazon. from R70 ($5)

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meet our writers: Megan Ross

Megan is an illustrator and writer who thinks the noun form of ‘creative’ is gross and obnoxious. After working as a graphic designer and journalist in communications, and as the features writer for GLAMOUR magazine, she’s gone rogue and is currently pursuing spiritual enlightenment (yes, really!) and trying to get paid for the things she […]

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meet our writers: Zimkhitha Sulelo

I come from a big family of five in Eastern Cape. I left home at 17 for the big bad Jozi to study Journalism at Wits. After Wits, I got a scholarship from Reuters to study Financial Journalism and later I joined Reuters. I quickly realised that reporting on Markets and the Stock Exchanged was […]

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meet our writers: Chinenye Emezie-Egwuonwu

I am a prolific writer who considers herself a storyteller. I write both novels and short stories. I have just completed my first full length novel manuscript and have written dozens of short stories. I’m currently compiling my short stories into a collection for publication. My stories are centred around Africa and Africans living at […]

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meet our writers: Sasha Ross

Sasha Ross is a first year student at Rhodes University. She has a love of short stories, British rock, happy endings and all things magical. One day she hopes to be writing for a major music magazine. What inspired you to write your story? Growing up in a rather small town where private affairs seem […]

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meet our writers: Lebogang Tlou

I’m 22 years old. I was born and bred in Pretoria. However, I now reside in Grahamstown where I’m currently studying towards a BA degree in Journalism and Media Studies as well as Drama at Rhodes University. All I really wish to do with my life right now is write. To live, and to write […]

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meet our writers: Boipelo Maetla

Boipelo Maetla is a vibrant writer, poet  essayist and scholar currently based in Johannesburg, South Africa. I grew up exposed to literature and ended up finding a love for it. I have found a home in producing short stories and poetry. It’s something I do to remain peaceful and content. What inspired you to write […]

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meet our writers: Catherine Shepherd

Catherine was born in Port Elizabeth in 1970 and graduated from Rhodes University in 1992 with a BA degree. The end of Apartheid was the highlight of her young adult years and still inspires her to this day. Although happily married now she was for many years a single mother of two children. Bringing up […]

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Cover this

  These are short short stories. Bits of experiences meant to fit into your holidays, your real life adventure. Little love affairs, short intervals that are slightly scary, romantic, full of whimsy. Steamy escapes and sweet acts of love.  Featuring stories by Ilze Hugo, Lebogang Tlou, Liam Kruger, Megan Ross, Zimkhitha Sulelo, Boipelo Maetla, Catherine […]

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