Dancing Pencils Reaching All Over RSA-Through It’s Right Brain Trained Mentors

Princess Ngcobo, educator for KwaMyeza Combined Primary school in Hammmarsdale, Mpumalanga township. Princess in Hammarsdale did three hours of writing to train as a mentor.She will ... Continue Reading →

Gcina Mhlophe Opens 2017 Book Launch

It is so important to have the RIGHT people to open our Dancing Pencils Book Launches on the 8th and 9th of September.  (The photograph shows Gcina speaking at our launch in 2015).   We ... Continue Reading →

Khulekani Magubane – Time of the Writer

A huge honour for Khulekani Magubane (and Umsinsi Press and Dancing Pencils) is his selection to be part of the illustrious “Time of the Writer” held each year in the Sneddon Theatre. The ... Continue Reading →

Khulekani Magubane – Love For Story Telling and Creative Writing

My story as a storytelling enthusiast started at a very young age. I was born in Estcourt of the KwaZulu Natal Midlands to Zamokuhle and Sthembile Magubane and I am the last of their ... Continue Reading →

We Are Not So Different After All by Khulekani Magubane

Journalist Khulekane Magubane is no stranger to the literary scene.  He has written and published over a dozen books (novels, short stories and poetry) for young readers. Racer Rats ... Continue Reading →

UmSinsi Press at Urban Brew TV Studios

Felicity Keats flew up to Johannesburg on Monday 12th September to be part of a panel discussing publishing at the Urban Brew TV Studios. This appeared live, that day, on SABC TV1, ... Continue Reading →