Troy Onyango is a Kenyan writer and lawyer. His work has appeared in Ebedi Review, AFREADA, Kalahari Review, Brittle Paper, Cosmonauts Avenue, Afridiaspora and Transition. In 2016, his short story ‘The Transfiguration’ was nominated for the Pushcart Prize and another short story ‘For What Are Butterflies Without Their Wings?’ won the fiction prize for the inaugural Nyanza Literary Festival Prize and was shortlisted for the 2018 Brittle Paper Anniversary Award. In 2017, his non-fiction piece ‘This Is How It Ends’ was shortlisted for the inaugural Brittle Paper Award for Nonfiction. He is currently studying for an MA in Creative Writing at the University of East Anglia where he is a recipient of the Miles Morland Foundation Scholarship. He is working on his debut novel.