Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

The Reverend’s Sermon: A Short Story by David Kiarie

It was four o’clock in the morning. The wind...

The Whispering Trees: A Short Story by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

Strange how things are on the other side of...

The Visit: A Short Story by Asante Lucy Mtenje

“Mama, what are you doing here? I thought I told you not to come anymore? Why are you wasting the little money that you have to come and visit me here?” The voice that came from his bony frame was hoarse and harsh...

Alexander Nderitu Introduces Africa

‘So geographers in Afric maps, With savage pictures fill the...

Wole Soyinka, Igbo Cyber-Discourse, and the Myth of the Good Yoruba

In the postcolonial and cultural theory part of my...

Eating the Poetry in Okpanachi’s “The Eaters of the Living”

Book : Eaters of the Living Musa Idris Okpanachi, Kraft,...

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Naipanoi Lepapa: I needed to be a poet to save myself…

Naipanoi Lepapa is a journalist and poet. Her evolving...

In the Footsteps of Achebe: Enter Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

A few years ago, over drinks with Ladipo Soetan,...

The Phenomenal Woman: Remembering Dr. Maya Angelou

A LIBRARY BURNS TO THE GROUND History suffers a great...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Silence: Poems by Adeola Ikuomola

SILENCE Silence has lost his maternal light weight Soaring low in...

The Plague: A Poem by Uchenna Ekwerenmadu

The Plague (HIV/ AIDS) Since we've not found the blade That's...

Masquerades at the Harvest Dance: Poems by Chris Chinwe Ulasi

Masquerades at the Harvest Dance …without guns and fanfare, except...

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Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

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...

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...

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