The Spark

The Spark: Do not go gentle

Inspired by John Scalzi’s awesome The Big Idea,  The Spark is a guest space on my blog, where African novelists can promote their new novels by writing a …

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The Spark: Flat/White

Inspired by John Scalzi’s awesome The Big Idea,  The Spark is a guest space on my blog, where African novelists can promote their new novels by writing a …

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The Spark: Devilskein and Dearlove

Inspired by John Scalzi’s awesome The Big Idea,  The Spark is a guest space on my blog, where African novelists can promote their new novels by writing a …

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The Spark: This Day

The Spark  is a guest blog series I host on my site where African novelists write about whatever it was that inspired their new books. This …

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The Spark: Now I See You

The Spark is a series of guest blogs by authors highlighting new African fiction. It’s a guest space on my site for authors to talk about …

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The Spark: Lagoon

The Spark is a series of guest blogs highlighting new African fiction with authors writing about what lit up this book in their heads. Nnedi …

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The Spark: October

Reney Warrington describes herself as a storyteller who uses words or photographs or sometimes both, and who has also started dabbling in video. She says, …

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The Spark: Den of Inequities

Kinyanjui Kombani is a creative writer, banker, entrepreneur and business mentor based in Nairobi, Kenya.  His published works include: The Last Villains of Molo, Wangari Maathai: Mother …

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The Spark: Paradise

Greg Lazarus is the pen name of husband-and-wife writing duo Greg Fried and Lisa Lazarus, one part philosopher, one part psychologist/freelancer writer, which leads to …

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Garden of Dreams

Melissa Siebert is an award-winning journalist who has written about everything from Mississippi Delta blues musicians to diamond smuggling in South Africa and tracking with the …

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