»When we were young Dusty and noisy Sometimes nosy Innocence epitomised?«
from When We Were Young in Intwasa Poetry
(now known as Mgcini Nyoni)
Shepherd was born in Bulawayo, and grew up in Mutare. He taught English language, integrated science and biology courses for several years until he left in 2004 to pursue a career in the arts. Shepherd is now a playwright, filmmaker, poet and commentator based in Bulawayo. He is the founder of the online poetry group Poetry Bulawayo.
amaBooks writings by Shepherd Mandhlazi
Poem: When We Were Young in Intwasa Poetry