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Hercule Poirot. The Complete Short Stories by Agatha Christie

By on June 30, 2017

It is the final day of my 30 Days of Short Story Collection showcase and coming at the rear is a collection from one of the authors that I respect and admire and to top it at that, featuring one of my favorite fictional characters of all  time.

When Agatha…


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The Girl Who Can And Other Stories by Ama Ata Aidoo

By on June 29, 2017

Ama Ata Aidoo’s best known work is Our Sister Killjoy and it was in reading this, that I was first introduced to her work. She has had an admirable career, serving as the Minister of Education in her country of origin – Ghana – a wonderful accomplishment for this…


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Voice of America by E.C. Osondu

By on June 28, 2017

E.C. Osondu writes boldly and creates characters whose flaws he is not afraid to highlight and that is what makes you fall in love with them. In 2010 he won the prestigious Caine Prize for African Writing for Waiting, the first story in this collection.
Kimono saw me first and…

Jola Naibi

Writer and amateur photog. I seek to inspire and inform with the words I write and share and the photos I take. I have written a book of short stories: Terra Cotta Beauty, and I am working on a lot more. Reading and writing fuel my energy. In reading, I explore this vast and diverse world, in writing, I employ my over-active imagination and address the 'what-if' questions that life often throws at us.

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