Lesego Lucky Maake was born in Ga-Kgapane, outside Tzaneen on 24 May 1985. He is the first of three children. He developed his love for reading and writing while in primary school.
He started blogging in 2014 with the globally famous online series ‘Diary of a Side Chick Makhwapheni’ followed by ‘My Rich Nigerian Boo,’ ‘Marriage on the Rox,’ and, ‘Chronicles of a Playa - Rhulani Chauke.’
Diary of a Chick Makhwapheni has been viewed over 100 million times by a global audience. In 2016 it came second on South African Blog Awards.
The other stories have been viewed by millions of people around the world also.
Besides blogging, Lesego Maake has worked for several companies in the Finance Sector specialising in Retirement Funds.
South African fiction writer Lesego Maake’s blog series have been viewed over 100 million times since November 2014 to 2018.
DIARY OF A SIDE CHICK – MAKHWAPHENI book series takes us through a life journey of Sharon Letsoalo. Born and raised in Limpopo, Sharon makes it to the Gauteng to pursue her academic ambitions like most young people from rural areas. Her life turns for the unexpected when the lights of Gauteng dribble and turn her into what her mother never raised her to be. Besides dating and sleeping with men of other women, the wind of the city forces Sharon’s life to sail close to danger.