Various Poems in When Women Waken

I am so delighted to be a published poet for When Women Waken: A Journal of Poetry, Prose and Images. This online literary journal publishes fresh voices and art in English from around the world. Every spring, summer and fall/winter they provide a theme, whereby potential...

Letter to Nyerere

* Julius Kambarage Nyerere also referred to as Baba wa Taifa (Father of the Nation) was Tanzania’s first president. He died on 14 October 1999, aged 77. Today Tanzanians commemorate 15 years since the death of the late Mwalimu Julius Nyerere. I have decided to...

Petals In A Lawyer Diary: When You Two Kissed

This poem was first published by Naturewriting.com It was first Monday of March, Spring was not so far away. I stumbled upon your kingdom, Next to longest river in the country. Chirping birds urged me near, For magic of a cold sunny day. Mesmerised by what became, Of bulbs united with ground. I felt...

AuthorHouse presents Gloria D. Gonsalves and “Danloria”

AuthorHouse couldn’t be more pleased to welcome back regular contributor Gloria D. Gonsalves. A self-published novelist and poet, Gloria has returned to Author’s Digest to talk about her new book, Danloria: The Secret Forest of Germania. “All the plant characters and scenes were inspired by the...

Blog Action Day 2013 – Human Rights and the Environment

Today Wednesday, 16 October 2013 is Blog Action Day. I have joined 1000s other bloggers, from different countries, languages and interest to have a global conversation about Human Rights. I have chosen to write about Human Rights and the Environment. “Destroying nature by deforestation, forest fires, war...

On Religion and My Writing

To those who have written to ask of my religious denomination, I have one question for you. Did you see on this page a religious criterion to join it? Religion should not be about converting or judging others. I would like to think that as humans...

Interview with Authors in Africa

Authors in Africa (AiA) was created with the intention to unite writers (of all genres) of African origins. Here, African authors get to spotlight themselves, their works, their experiences and their achievements. It is also a conducive platform for writers who aren’t yet authors, because...

Petals In A Lawyer Diary: We Are Earth, a Speech

Distinguished citizens of the Earth. On behalf of the hills and valleys, mountains and glaciers, animals and plants, deserts and oceans, rocks and silts, the core and atmosphere, I pass on their greetings to you. From the moment of creation we have wandered and acted freely on...

Petals In A Lawyer Diary: A Moment With Nature

Celebrating World Environment Day on 5 June 2013 Around me are your blushes painted with nature's brushes. Enjoying fruits of your trees borne in swaying breezes. A time of interesting ventures you are my discovery quencher. Today is a day of remembering your beauty is worth celebrating. I have borrowed you from the future I...