Forthcoming:

Two children’s books (Ama and Kofi’s International Day and Fatama and Mami Wata’s Secret) coming out in September 2020 with Hodder Education’s Reading Planet Rising Stars series (Hachette UK).

Works in progress:

  • Children’s adventure book and digital series (ages 5 – 7) in collaboration with my brother, Ryzard Akita.
  • Two novel manuscripts for adults. Literary / upmarket fiction.

Published:

  • Short fiction: ‘WANDERINGS’, Writivism’s Unbreakable Bonds anthology. 2019.
  • Flash fiction: ‘Anna’, Black Fly zine. 2017.
  • Collection: Lizard & Other Stories, limited editions. 2016. Meet the wonderful people behind making this publication.
  • Short fiction: ‘Victoria Underground’, Ake Review Journal. 2016.
  • Short fiction: ‘Cassava’s Finest’, AFREADA. 2016.

For commissions hit me up on hello@matekiwrites.com.