Malabela High Dancing Pencils Writing Club

This new club, headed by the passionate Mr David Twala, brought a group of 10 learners all the way from Hluhluwe. Their book, called The Beginning, has its front cover to include photographs ... Continue Reading →

Vulumoya Dancing Pencils Writing Club

Vulumoya Dancing Pencils Writing Club from the Open Air School in Durban has been in existence for more than eight years. It is amongst the oldest clubs. Their anthology, called The ... Continue Reading →

Dancing Pencils Club Members on Ukhozi FM Radio

Two learners from Durban Girls Secondary (Yolanda Sibisi and Thobeka Zuma) were interviewed for radio broadcast on SABC’s UKhozi FM, channel, the Arts slot, Saturday 26th July. This ... Continue Reading →

George the Cat – Peter van Zyl Writes to Felicity

Note by Felicity Keats, publisher, umSinsi Press. In 1998 Engen sponsored a project for 13 primary schools on Durban’s Bluff where every child in every school learnt the right brain ... Continue Reading →

Great Reviews for Full Circle by Vera Alexander

Full Circle, by Vera Alexander  launched end of November last year. The book is about 12 year old Bandile who lives with his extended family – His mother, father, aunt and uncle. ... Continue Reading →

Successful Cape Town Book Fair (South African Book Fair)

A team of five from Dancing Pencils and Umsinsi were present in Cape Town and participated in the South African Book Fair. This team consisted of four board members (General Kikine, ... Continue Reading →