Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

My Beautiful Life: Fiction by Christie Uzebu

Why wasn't I wise enough? Since they say love...

Cake by the Ocean: A Short Story by Abigail George

Youth excites me. The youth in men. The youth...

Jarumi: A Story by Nnamdi Uzuegbu

Yakubu watched with keen interest as Baba slowly poured...

Towards the Demolition of Jericho Walls: The Task Before the Writer in a Developing Polity

The polarization of the countries of the world into...

Niyi Osundare’s Tender Moments in the UK

Poet and scholar Niyi Osundare breezed through Britain recently,...

Adichie, Dangarembga, and Davies: Measuring African Literature Association’s Steps and other Issues

“Adichie could have put the opportunity to address scholars...

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Uwem Akpan: On Bullets, Bestsellers and Bedbugs

Uwem Akpan In conversation with Sola Osofisan. In 2008, Uwem...

Ikhide Ikheloa: Analog Origins, Digital Destinations

Sola Osofisan interviews Ikhide Ikheloa, a book interrogator, blogger...

A Daughter’s Burden: Obiageli Ibrahimat Okigbo & the Christopher Okigbo Legacy

‘’Have you seen Nduka Otiono?’’ ‘’No I haven’t. Am...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Aquarium: Poems by Victor Azubike

AQUARIUM We are fixated at jellyfishes; The snaky eels, They are stunted; They...

Faces: Three Poems by Michael Larry

FACES On faces There’re mirrors From thoughts cloaked with smiles To worries painted...

The Promise: Poems by Eyitemi Egwuenu

THE PROMISE Sitting on tears, waiting for you Watching nighttime trim...

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Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

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