Mohale Mashigo, is the pen name of Carol Mashigo, also known by her stage name, Black Porcelain. She is a radio moderator, storyteller, award-winning singer and songwriter. With her music now play-listed in over 36 countries, Black Porcelain’s debut album, Invincible Summer, won Best Creative album at the Wawela Music Awards in 2013. The Yearning was her debut novel and she has since adapted Beyond the River from the original film version for the youth market and has joined the writing team behind Kwezi. Her first collection of short stories, Intruders, was published in 2018. She is a contributor to Black Tax and one of the creative team behind Where’s Lulu.
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