You must take a year off, one of these days, before you’re old and tired and weighed down by responsibility. Go away somewhere, and read. Helon Habila
I have tried my best to keep my country alive by writing about it. Nuruddin Farah
Happy Holidays! We'll be back with new stories in January 2019!
Writing is an underestimated art, you are painting colorful images in people’s minds by using words of black and white.
- a very wise person.
I write because I can, because you read, because we die, because I must. A. Igoni Barrett

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

Maya Angelou
That’s what’s fun about writing fiction - you start from a certain point of reality and then, you fly away. Irene Sabatini
Written words can also sing. Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o
Life is complex and we are fortunate to have fiction as a sort of Petri dish in which we can dissect life and study it over and over. Tendai Huchu
I believe it's the writer's job to tell society what it pretends it doesn't know. Mona Eltahawy