The Beggar’s Dance. Fiction by Farida Somjee

Three excerpts from The Beggar’s Dance, a novel (CreateSpace 2015)   Chapter One. Africa 1977. Age 11. I drift away and start dreaming of such a life. Mama yangu, my mother, frowns at me, squinting with intense effort. “Stop dreaming, you maskini boy.” The anger in her voice reminds me that I am a maskini,Continue reading “The Beggar’s Dance. Fiction by Farida Somjee”