Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Quivering Arrows: A Short Story by Felicia Taave

They all screamed but the grandmother screamed the loudest,...

Seven Days: Fiction by Sibbyl Whyte

The room smelt like buttocks, unwashed buttocks. I stepped...

Daisy Died of AIDS: Excerpt from a Novel by Tambu Kahari

Daisy died of AIDS. She died a week after...

The Relevance of Arts To Practical Living

INTRODUCTION For the avoidance of doubt, the concept of the...

The Audacity of Pain: A Review of Jumoke Verissimo’s I Am Memory

I am Memory Author: Jumoke Verissimo Genre: Poetry Pages: 56 ISBN No: 978-978-088-065-1 Personally,...

The Power of Fiction: A Writer’s Journey

When the question is asked: What is fiction? Literary...

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Chimamanda All Over

In my book Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the quintessential...

Sanya Osha: Doing Violence to the Idea of the Novel

Sola Osofisan interviews poet, novelist and philosopher Sanya Osha,...

Shadreck Chikoti: Speculative fiction is wide in its scope

Shadreck Chikoti is passionate about the development of writing...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

…tying the knot of Nigerian unity Characters ManWoman Performance Note  There is a...

Mental Mosaic: Poems by Denrele Ogunwa

Winter Winter turns my fiery passions grey. This season’s night falls...

Abigail George: Offering

Once I called you home. Once you called /...

Seeds of Passions: Poems by Adebayo Akinloye

SHE SEES beyond the birdsongs and games beyond the immemorial shrines of...

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Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

She can’t sleep. It must be the worry, seasoned...

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

   Sista mi, how you naw? It has been...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

IDANRE Woman you are sad!‘Tis the same with me.—Ralph Armattoe. I.My...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare last month...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

It’s so cold. My nostrils are clogged. My cheeks...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

FINAL BANQUET OF DESIRES It is prison culture to give...

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

This is what happens to my tears and the...

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