This week, we are reposting Esther Namugoji’s ‘Friday’ story published at The Uganda Modern Literary Digest – Enjoy;


” TGFF. Thank God for Friday. Friday was my uncle.  He had a brother called Thursday whose name was pronounced something like Zazzday. Friday was not such an odd name to an eight-year-old who lived next door to a family with kids named Monday, Tuesday and Sunday.  They were born on the respective days of the week, we were informed after ill-timed incredulous questions. And after reading the abridged version of Robinson Crusoe at 10 years, Friday was a cool name. (…)”


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