Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Abigail George: Berg

The garden is an ice ruin. Stinking leaves curl...

Death in Holy Orders: Fiction by Vincent de Paul

Sister Jennifer woke from a dreamy sleep sweating, heart...

Thousand Metre Sea Shell: A Short Story by Tristan Jacobs

AMY:    I’ve never liked the mist. It always makes...

Reflections on Echezonachukwu Nduka’s ‘Waterman’

#QUICKREADS Reflections on Echezonachukwu Nduka’s Waterman (Griots Lounge Publishing, 2020; ISBN...

A Child-Poet’s Beginning of Silence – A Review

I’m afraid my words might put my family to shame My enemy is the real me I fear the person by my right Wields dagger out of sight...

These Things Around Our Necks: A Review by Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s latest work, The Thing Around Your...

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Sefi Atta: Something Good Comes to Nigerian literature

Ike Anya speaks with Sefi Atta on her recently...

Abubakar Gimba and the Literary Excursions in Niger State

Abubakar Gimba’s death was an expected surprise to everyone...

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...

Chukwu, Emmanuel Chibuzo: The Meaning of Home and Identity

May we for a moment reflect on the meaning...

Mubarak Said | The August Rain

The August Rain the sharp edge of your veil, took away...

Death Kit: Experimental Haiku by Abigail George

  Haiku for Jean Rhys The photograph in-the-red-box. Like the juices of...

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Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

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...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

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