About Vincent de Paul
Born Samuel Vincent de Paul, Vincent de Paul is the Kenya’s bestselling flash fiction writer. He began writing while in high school where he participated in different national writing competitions. In 2010, his collection of poetry, First Words, won the Nairobi International Book Fair Literary Awards organized by the National Book Development Council of Kenya.
In 2013, he was long-listed for the Nigerian Belgian-based writer, Chika Unigwe Best Short Competition. His poetry was published in two anthologies: Black Communion, a publication of New Age African Writers in Nigeria in 2013 and Through the Journey of Hope by Writers Guild-Kenya in Kenya.
Vincent de Paul is a member of the Bloggers Association of Kenya (BAKE) and a Permanent Member of the Writers Guild of Kenya.
He has a Diploma in Comprehensive Creative Writing from the Writers Bureau, UK and Proofreading and Copy Editing Course from the same institute.
Vincent de Paul writes genre/pop literature purely for entertainment.