Stories on a Map

South Africa

Image accompanying a short story describing the last hours of a South African farm worker, rendered destitute because of his honourable behaviour
The Shade of the Apple Tree

Karin Lorenc   Samuel was eating an apple. He had picked it himself with his old gnarled hands, stretching as high as ...
read more »

The Elephant’s Child

Rudyard Kipling In the High and Far-Off Times the Elephant, O Best Beloved, had no trunk. He had only a blackish, bulgy ...
read more »

The Hairdesser

Hope Nwosu   It was the fourth time Nkem was calling in one day, my phone battery was running down and there ...
read more »