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Chronicling the African Renaissance

About Shayera Dark

Shayera Dark is a writer whose work has appeared on Ayiba, AFREADA, The Atlantic, True Africa, This is Africa, aKoma and She Leads Africa among others. She is currently working on her first novel.
Latest Posts | By Shayera Dark
Nairobi to Kigali: An East African Safari
3 months ago

Nairobi to Kigali: An East African Safari

The minute the bus that was to ferry me from Nairobi to Kigali pulled up to the front of the bus station, my heart sank to my stomach. Too late …
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A Cycle of Racism, Violence & Retaliation in America
10 months ago

A Cycle of Racism, Violence & Retaliation in America

The trouble with violence is that it begets violence as evinced by the recent shooting of five Dallas policemen by Micah Johnson, an African-American man, following the killing …
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