Since 1989

About the Author

Basego is a self-published author and writer based in Gaborone, Botswana. In 2017, she was awarded the Poetavango Prize for Short Fiction for her short story, Resilience of the Burchell’s. In 2019, one of her poems, Grim Reaping, was selected to be included in the Petlwana Journal of Creative Writing. One of her quotations was selected for inclusion in the 2020 Embracing Our Differences Exhibit in Sarasota, Florida.

In 2020, Basego self-published her debut fictional novel, Sun Dried Tears, and it is available for purchase here.


Basego Oratile Segaetsho