Author - Lucy Mwelu

Lucy Mwelu is an emerging writer from Kenya.


Lucy Mwelu: Stella, My Beloved

“Hello?” “Mmmmmmh…” “I didn’t catch you clearly…hello, can you please speak up?” “I…I…” “Yes? Hello? Can you please speak up?” The telephone operator...


Lucy Mwelu: Mchele

I coughed and sputtered violently when the door to the small and tidy house opened. I keeled over, blindly running my left hand over the dashboard of my car. I...


Lucy Mwelu: Cursed Womb

They were loud. The screams. The end of one brought rise to another, more ghoulish and more sinister than the last. The pounding was more deafening, though...


Lucy Mwelu: Woman of Steel

I was staring at a diaper commercial when the idea first conjured itself in my head. The doe eyed Caucasian baby was releasing a chain of snorts and giggles...