»My neighbour is a witch. How can she knock at my bedroom door while I’m still in bed with Gugu’s father, only to remind me to pay for the Dark and Lovely I took from her? She thinks her Dark and Lovely is more important than my husband? Nx! «
from Pay Day in Short Writings from Bulawayo III
Pentecost was born in Shurugwi in 1972, but was educated and lived and worked as a teacher in Bulawayo before moving to South Africa. He has had several stories, poems and articles published in Zimbabwean newspapers and magazines.
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Short Story: Pay Day in Short Writings from Bulawayo III