Scheherazade the storyteller that every writer wishes to be.

Scheherazade knows how to intrigue a man’s mind and she uses both her body and wit to tame the love labour’s suffering king. She may be compared to some of the well-known Venetian courtesans of the XVIth century that could deal with the most important men of their period being practically the sole women accepted Read More …

Infibulation and female genital mutilations

Today is the International Day against infibulation. Zero tolerance for infibulation and female genital mutilations. This short story, the n.54 from The Olive tree Tales is my contribute to wake up awareness. Unforgivable infibulation She was five years old and happy when they came here. With a dirty razor an old lady cut away her Read More …