Books

Forthcoming Titles

Writivism will be publishing more than flash and short fiction, starting 2016. Look out for our slim books of non fiction, poetry, and more short and flash fiction, including translations to and from French. Keep checking here throughout the year.

Roses for Betty and Other Stories

Roses for Betty and other stories is Writivism’s third edition of the annual anthology, comprising of short stories long listed for the prize. It is available on Amazon and Kaymu.

Edited by Emmanuel Sigauke and Sumayya Lee, contributors include Vivian Ogbonna (Nigeria), Adeola Opeyemi (Nigeria), Erica Sugo Anyadike (Kenya), Pemi Aguda (Nigeria), Dayo Adewunmi Ntwari (Rwanda), Saaleha Bhamjee (South Africa), Sima Mittal (Tanzania), Muthi Bentley David Nhlema (Malawi), Sneha Shibu (Uganda), Nnedinma Jane Kalu (Nigeria), Oyebisi Dairo (Nigeria), Walter Ude (Nigeria) and Priscillar Matara (Botswana).

June - Roses for Betty

My Maths Teacher Hates me and Other Stories

Download the 2015 flash fiction anthology published in collaboration with Jalada in June. Co-edited by Moses Kilolo and Bwesigye Bwa Mwesigire, all the stories are available for reading on the Jalada website. The contributors include:

Catherine Jarvis “First Cut”

Sydney Mugerwa “Jadwong”

Caleb Adebayo “Bead Work”

Tiffany Kagure Mugo “Madam”

Nnedinma Jane Kalu “Nightmare”

Amy Heydenrych “The Money Shot”

Michelle Preen “Early” and “The Gift”

Nduta Waweru “The Man in the Raincoat”

Melissa Kiguwa “The Wound of Shrinking”

Jude Mutuma “Accounts of A Street Urchin”

Mbamalu Socrates “Two Years Round Rubble”

Catherine Shepherd “On a Hot Summer’s Night”

Mary Temiloluwa Ajayi “The Life and Times of a Wanderer”

Chumisa Paquita Ndakisa “Friday Night” and “Home Time”

Lydia Kasese “Inside-Outside” and “On Skeletons and Tea”

Paul Ugbede “Day After Tomorrow”  and “My Maths Teacher Hates Me!”

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Fire in The Night and Other Stories

The second edition in the Writivism annual anthologies series, Fire in the Night and other stories, edited by Sumayya Lee was contributed to by: Paul Ugbede – Nigeria, Wise Nzikie Ngasa – Cameroon, Wale Lawal – Nigeria, Myke Mwale – Zimbabwe, Chumisa Paquita N, Nyachiro Lydia Kasese – Tanzania, Arnold N. Musalia – Kenya, Saaleha Bhamjee – South Africa, Nkiacha Atemnkeng – Cameroon, Saaleha Idrees Bamjee – South Africa, Kelechi Njoku – Nigeria, Michelle Preen – South Africa, Melissa Kiguwa – Uganda and Ssekandi Ronald Sseguja – Uganda.

It is available at Amazon and Kaymu.

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Picture Frames and Other Stories

Buy a copy of the inaugural Writivism anthology comprising long listed stories for the first ever Writivism Short Story Prize.  Edited by Bwesigye Bwa Mwesigire, the book was contributed to by: Paelo Anthea, Kisakye Paul, Kazibwe Kathryn, Emmeline Bisiikwa, Nassanga Rashidah, Manzi Solomon, Namwase Angella, Kembabazi Gloria, Ssebagala Emmanuel, Apenyo Mildred, Norah Kirabo, Muhwezi Simpson, Nadweny Faith and Robert Ssempande.

It is available on Amazon and Kaymu.

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