Amos O. Ojwang'

Rookie - 129 Points [Amos O. Ojwang'] (25/12/1994 / Kisumu)

Biography of Amos O. Ojwang'

Amos O. Ojwang' is one of the Kenya's most prolific poets. Amos began writing at 13. He was inspired by Prof Wole Soyinka who has all along been his role model. He was born near Kisumu, from Luo Community (known as a tribe of erudites) , in Kenya. Amos attended Ober Boys Boarding for primary education before proceeding to Thurdibuoro High School. He then went to Makerere where he took a literature course. Amos has had some of his books in print: In The Midnight Call(poetry) , The Chime Of The Age, Fire and Bullets, Total Error, both poetry. Amos is currently writing novels.

Amos O. Ojwang''s Works:

The Chime of the Age
In the Midnight Call
The Breed of a Barren Metal Updates

Discovering The Past

She took her book
And sat down the look
To read one by one
In betwixt the lines
She was at least somebody
Because she was then
A hardworking girl
In a weakened class
Of mediocre and jokers.

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