Affirmations of the Week: DBW Loves Upile Chisala

In this edition of DBW Loves, we highlight Upile Chisala, a Malawian storyteller who has stolen our hearts. Her words-- simple, graceful, poignant-- leaving us feeling seen and invited to more of ourselves. Upile Chisala is #BlackGirlMagic personified. See for yourself below. 


upchile chisala.

Malawian Storyteller.

2 Time Author Books of Poetry:

Global citizen who has lived in Malawi, the US and England.

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Upile’s hope is to tell stories from the margins and through her work help others and herself come to terms with pasts, celebrate presents and confidently dream beautiful futures.