“We have successfully trained 90 children from 6 schools in Ilembe district”.

Educators and learners from Dalibo and Noordsberg Primary Schools, Dancing Pencils Literacy Development Project mentors Mrs Veena Gangaram and Ayanda Hlabisa Mazibuko at Dalibo (Bhamshela ... Continue Reading →

Rabia Launched Her 1st Book

Detlev Ayanda and I, representing Dancing Pencils and UmSinsi Press, attended Rabia Khan’s great and interesting launch of her book, Truro Nurses – a Community Calling. Rabia ... Continue Reading →

Dancing Pencils Retired Educators Refresher Course

Vera Castleman with Patricia Devenish during Right Brain refresher courese ran by Felicity Keats. Dancing Pencils Directors, who are all qualified teachers, brush up on their ... Continue Reading →

Young Lance (10) keeps Writing During Lockdown

Young Lance Martegoutte who is 10 years old has written a series of 13 stories that will be in an anthology called The Legend of Mr Owl. Here he is with his stories and with his mother ... Continue Reading →

Road To Nowhere

We also produced with success, Nicola Rhys book that saw the birth of the second edition of her book Road to Nowhere. We also did a video interview of her which will be on YouTube ... Continue Reading →

Our 16th Birthday Was Celebrated In Peace!

Enjoying lunch board members , authors and and friends of the organisation. Enjoying lunch board members , authors and and friends of the organisation. Buyani Mhlongo and Detlev ... Continue Reading →