Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Sandra A. Mushi | The New Thatched Roof

Ululations ring around her.  Dancers dressed in colourful khanga dance to...

Chronicles of a Curfew Foretold: Fiction by Kabu Okai-Davies

The curfew came like an unannounced visitor. It was...

Psam 23: Fiction by Edwin Madu

I had just gotten into a bus that would...

Footsteps in the Dust: An Essay by Seotsa ‘Soh’ Manyeli

He called it footsteps in the dust. He made...

Revolt of the Ghost Players: A Review of ‘A Play of Ghosts’

A Play of Ghosts by Uzor Maxim Uzoatu, Konk...

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I Write To Process The World Gently: Sefi Atta In Conversation with Ike Anya

It’s good to talk to you again after so...

In the Footsteps of Achebe: Enter Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

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

Nengi Ilagha: Words are the instruments of our warfare in the spirit, as in the flesh

NENGI JOSEF OWEI-ILAGHA, fondly called Pope Pen the First,...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Poetry of the Beginning and End: Poems by Umar Abubakar Sidi

IT’S MONDAY NOON… And the poet wanders In the world of...

Staying too Close to the Sun: Poems by Wafula p’Khisa

STAYING TOO CLOSE TO THE SUN The womb of time...

Nostradamus: Poems by Udochukwu Ikwuagwu

NOSTRADAMUS Man is a triad of events, I must tell...

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Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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...

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...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

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