Queer thinker, beer drinker.

A classically untrained writer of fantasy with deep Southern African roots, and North, East, and West African fruits. Beyond that, heavily invested in alchemy, food, coffee, witchcraft, petty gods, and storycraft.

Wattpad Star. Watty Award: Winner (2019) & Shortlist (2018). 5x featured. Paid Stories Author. Open Novella Contest: Grand Winner (2018) & Shortlist (2019). My greatest honour, however, is marrying @KR_Williams

A griot in training.

Xhosa.

He/Him.

Support me on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/authorhlumelo
  • South Africa
  • JoinedAugust 19, 2015



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authorhlumelo authorhlumelo Jan 13, 2020 11:57AM
Guess which soul surgeon and wild witch got featured on the official Wattpad LGBTQ+ profile.https://www.wattpad.com/story/205809435
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