It’s Not a Silence

*This poem was inspired after having read the book Quiet, by Susan Cain. Being an introverted person, it is a celebration to see a movement revolutionising the quiet. Happily, I feel weird no more for finding tranquillity in a place such as graveyard. It's not a...

AuthorHouse Guest Blog – Gloria D. Gonsalves Gets Back to Nature

Most readers might know me predominantly as poetry and children’s author. Well, that is not entirely true. I have been nature writing for over a year and had no idea. (…)Many of you perceive nature writing to be boring, at times scientific and therefore not always...

Everyone Is A Star, a Speech

*My writings have been inspired by encounters with many blessed human beings – parents who spent time with a child drawing, a child who drew what would become part of my book, colleagues who encouraged me through purchases of my books, loving souls with different...

Mwalimu & Madiba (A Poem)

*For us Tanzanians the passing away of Nelson Mandela is a reminder of the valiant efforts made by Julius Kambarage Nyerere to support Mandela in freeing South Africa from the apartheid system of racial segregation. Mama Africa's heart grieves for her two fallen legacies. One gone in October...

African Genie Brings A Message

This African genie brings a message in a photo, for Africans in the diaspora. She requests you to click on the picture to let the message out.  ...

I am for RABMAD (Read a Book, Make a Difference)

I am humbly honored to be part of RABMAD, an organization that features authors who commit to donating a percentage of their royalties to a charity or cause of their choice. Since my first book publishing in 2006, I have joggled with a few ideas on how...

My 6th book “The Wisdom Huntress”

In this book are narrations and personal thoughts by Savanna, a woman who sees herself as a huntress for wisdom from the knowledge-filled expanses of her vast life in the worldly plains. These are her exclusive records, covering a range of subjects from love to...