Walter Dinjos is creating Asonye (a SciFi Novella) and other African-themed stories
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Hi, 

I'm Walter Emeka Dinjos. Thank you for taking the time to visit my page and for supporting me while I write Asonye, a science fiction novella, and other African themed stories.
 
I'm Nigerian, a Writers of the Future winner, and a runner-up in The Writers Bureau Writer of the Year 2017 Award.

My journey into the literary world began in 2010 when I indulged a misinformed idea to write a novel to raise money for the production of my music and earn a living for my family. It took me six months to realise two truths. One, my money-raising scheme was colossally flawed; making money through writing is tedious. Two, despite the dismal rejection letters and a few other unsuccessful publishing attempts, I had found too much fulfilment in writing to quit.

So I enrolled in a Creative Writing course at The Writers Bureau England.

Now my short stories have appeared (or are upcoming) in Writers of the Future Volume #33, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Deep Magic, Galaxy's Edge, Lamplight Magazine, Abyss & Apex, and elsewhere. My poems have appeared in three The Literary Hatchet issues, and I hope to portray the peculiar beauty of Nigerian cultures through my writing.

When I'm not writing, I travel across Nigeria, visiting the country’s many historic sites and communities to experience their diverse cultures and traditions first-hand, and when I write, this rich cultural heritage becomes the heart of my prose.

Visit dinjos.com to learn more about me.
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Support me while I work on Asonye, a science fiction novella about a lesbian native of a rural African village on a quest to discover the origin of her dead alien lover and at the same time find a cure to the nanovirus plaguing her village because of that late lover of hers, a nanovirus that could in theory curb crime if generally accepted in her village.

In-between, I will also be working on other African-themed stories.

My hope is that, with your help, I can take more time off freelancing to complete Asonye and write more fiction stories.
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Hi, 

I'm Walter Emeka Dinjos. Thank you for taking the time to visit my page and for supporting me while I write Asonye, a science fiction novella, and other African themed stories.
 
I'm Nigerian, a Writers of the Future winner, and a runner-up in The Writers Bureau Writer of the Year 2017 Award.

My journey into the literary world began in 2010 when I indulged a misinformed idea to write a novel to raise money for the production of my music and earn a living for my family. It took me six months to realise two truths. One, my money-raising scheme was colossally flawed; making money through writing is tedious. Two, despite the dismal rejection letters and a few other unsuccessful publishing attempts, I had found too much fulfilment in writing to quit.

So I enrolled in a Creative Writing course at The Writers Bureau England.

Now my short stories have appeared (or are upcoming) in Writers of the Future Volume #33, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Deep Magic, Galaxy's Edge, Lamplight Magazine, Abyss & Apex, and elsewhere. My poems have appeared in three The Literary Hatchet issues, and I hope to portray the peculiar beauty of Nigerian cultures through my writing.

When I'm not writing, I travel across Nigeria, visiting the country’s many historic sites and communities to experience their diverse cultures and traditions first-hand, and when I write, this rich cultural heritage becomes the heart of my prose.

Visit dinjos.com to learn more about me.

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Tiers
Become A Patron
$1 or more per month 2 patrons
Unlock exclusive content and join my community of patrons. Thank you!

Includes
  • Access to my Patron-only content feed
  • Access to videos of random songs I sing
  • Join my patron-only community
Awesome Patrons
$3 or more per month 1 patron
Get early access to the novella Asonye.


You will also receive all the rewards listed for lower tier patrons.



Includes
  • Access to my Patron-only content feed
  • Access to videos of random songs I sing
  • Join my patron-only community
  • Early access to the novella Asonye
Just Feeling Generous
$5 or more per month 0 patrons
 I saw you do this in my dream last night. Thanks a lot, my friend. You will receive all the rewards listed for lower tier patrons.
Just Feeling Super Generous
$10 or more per month 0 patrons
I don't know what you were thinking when you selected this tier, but thank you. You will receive all the rewards listed for lower tier patrons.


Oh, wait. I see you haven't done it. What's said is said. Now do it. Thanks a lot.

Don't Select this Tier
$20 or more per month 0 patrons
If you choose this tier, I swear I will just die and go to hell. Of course, that'd be after you have received all the rewards listed for lower tier patrons.