Biography

(c) 2016 Troy Onyango Image Credit: Leah Kanda

Troy Onyango is a Kenyan writer and Lawyer. His fiction has appeared in various journals and magazines including Transition Magazine Issue 121, for which his short story ‘The Transfiguration’ was nominated for the 2017 Pushcart Prize. His short story ‘For What Are Butterflies Without Their Wings?’ won the fiction prize for the inaugural Nyanza Literary Festival Prize. He was shortlisted for the 2016 Miles Morland Foundation Scholarship.

Currently, he is the Managing Editor of Enkare Review – a Nairobi-based literary magazine that aims to discover new, vibrant voices in the literary landscape and give these creatives a platform to showcase their talent.