Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Rachael Aiyke: Grief; Quiet & Heavy

It hits differently when you know you'll never see...

Yam: Flash fiction by Nana Aisha Salaudeen

Somaga sat on the bed blank faced, unresponsive to...

Dying: A Story by Wesley Macheso

When her husband died, Rachel did not cry. What...

Lola Shoneyin’s Love of Flight: A Review by Obemata

For the Love of Flight, by Lola Shoneyin Cassava Republic...

Immigrants, Irritants, Relocations & Dislocations in Text: A Review

Title: Splinters of a Mirage Dawn: An Anthology of...

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Writing: Experience Bakes the Best Bread – Paul T. Liam

  Once in a while, one comes across people who...

E B E R E O N W U!

  As I write this painful piece, his mangled body...

Those Who Propound ‘African Literature’ Can’t Explain It – Helon Habila

As a child growing up, Helon Habila’s father wanted...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Rootless: A Poem by Moffat Sebola

ROOTLESS I feel it’s worth speaking fair, Allowing my being full...

The Water Falls: Poetry by Abalanne Xafulo Ugochukwu

THE WATER FALLS Before the water fell: A man sucks on...

Abigail George: I never promised you gardenias

Winter studies of the African Renaissance at the diving...

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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...

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...

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...

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