These stories [in Writing Free] are a powerful mirror to the different facets of Zimbabwean life where human experience is beautifully distilled in a few words.

Phillip Chidavaenzi

The Situation by Donna Kirstein presents the state of Zimbabwe as seen from different perspectives, except that they converge into hope and a new beginning…Written in a very poetic voice, this story is one of the most interesting in the collection.

Nana Fredua-Agyeman