Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Who Kidnapped The Future? A Short Story by ‘Namdi Awa-Kalu

They still had one of those old telephones at...

Ghosts in the Dark: Fiction by Emmanuel Tochukwu Okafor

My father is no father at all. He is...

Bonfire for the Thieves: Fiction by Olurotimi Osha

In a fetid, rectangular, seemingly cramped room, with only...

Dave D. | Elephants

Linda had the fantastic idea to sleep in the...

A Reading Culture Is Good for both the Poor and the Rich

The Western world has a passion and regard for...

Serendipity: An Essay by Oscar Mubila

Having been surrounded by Christians and Christianity all my...

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Akeem Lasisi: Why I Perform My Poems

Akeem Lasisi, poet, journalist, and double winner of the...

“I Regret Nigeria Has Given Me Nothing But Insistent Pain From Childhood” – Obiwu

Not everybody likes living in exile, yet it could...

Chinedu Ogoke: The West is the Giver and Taker of Literary Life

                              --------------------------------------------------------------- When we talked in September 2003, after the...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Sea Creatures: Poems by Abigail George

Sea Creatures (A poem in experimental haiku) Milk is a vision...

Anifowoshe Ibrahim: Insomnia

...I touched his hands. He jerked away from me...

It’s Not Tears for Men: Poems by Abukutsa Moses

IT’S NOT TEARS FOR MEN Men don't cry surrogate tears Like...

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Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

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...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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