Sleepwalking Land

“Sleepwalking Land” by Mia Couto (Mozambique) Extract and Comment It isn’t the story which fascinates him, but the spirit within it. And listening to Tuahir’s dreams, with the noises of war in the background, he begins to think: they should invent a gentle, more affable gunpowder, capable of exploding men without killing them. An inverse powder, which would generate more life. And out of one … Continue reading Sleepwalking Land