I am a 90s baby, Congolese-born (Democratic Republic of Congo) South African and middle child of three girls. When I was 10 years old, both my parents were tragically killed in a car accident on the same day. Needless to say, life took an unexpected turn which led to a very dark and painful childhood...
Today I am an accountant by day and a writer by life – numbers may keep me busy during the day, but words are the captain of this ship! I write books (fiction and non-fiction), short stories, poetry and songs. My blog consists of a series of “confessions” about my life experiences as an orphan, about colourism, about Africa, and about writing.
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Sweet Memories: Tears Of A Melody
by Stella Mpisi
After the simultaneous death of her parents due to a car accident, ten year old Stella and her two sisters are orphaned. About a year after the tragic loss, Stella and her younger sister are taken illegally and by force, by a maternal uncle, out of South Africa and are brought to a foreign country where they suffer both emotionally and physically for nearly six years...
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