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A Happy Umwagarwa

A. Happy Umwagarwa is an author, novelist, storyteller, and poet from Rwanda. In 1994, she survived the genocide against the Tutsi, which took the lives of her father and other members of her family. That experience left her with many puzzles on why people think, feel, and act the way they do. Guided by the quote from Toni Morrison, "If there is a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, you must be the one to write it," Happy states that she writes for herself, her daughters...See more