EDWARD CHINHANHU was born in Rusape and grew up in Nyazura. He was educated at Marymount Teachers’ College, after which he went to Africa University. He taught in Mutare for sixteen years before resigning in 2004 to further his studies. He completed an MA in Peace and Governance at Africa University in May 2005, and then travelled to The Hague, in the Netherlands for a post-graduate diploma in Governance, Democratisation and Public Policy at the ISS. Among his writing achievements are: a Commonwealth Award in 2000, an ERA Award (Johannesburg), and a contribution to a compilation of short stories on AIDS published at the University of Cape Town. Edward was published in Writing Now(2005) and Laughing Now(2007).