Tesi Uwibambe

  • Kami placed the meal down on the table in front of her husband, hoping this time there would be no bubbling up of anger from the depths of him like lava. Red hot and brutal.

    A furore of spit exploded from his […]

  • She ran mad, they whispered.

    But Kami did not run mad. Nor was she possessed by demons.

    She drowned out the lecturer with hair-raising (ironic) shrieks, as she pulled out chunks of braid from her scalp […]

  • Only a few weeks in the hospital and I’d already forgotten the expansive house in front of us was home. High ceilings, unfilled space. I clutched my new born, pressed him close to my chest. The reason the s […]

  • Umwiza skidded on the ramp leading down from the mess hall. She almost landed on mud that spooled like a painting she had seen once before; beyond the fence she had come to know so well.
    Babz caught the bottom […]