Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

No Price for My Cattle: Fiction by Sophia Egbelo

Mama knocked me on my forehead with her clenched...

Borrowing Tomorrow: Fiction by Felicia Taave

I see tears in your future. And pain. What is...

The Sword of Barbushe: A Short Story by Umar Abubakar Sidi

1998: March 22ND If not for the dull rays emitted...

Cynicism Against Women Writers in Kenya is a ‘Single Story Catastrophe’

(This is a shorter version of a conference paper...

Sacred Suicide: Re-Reading Soyinka’s Death and the King’s Horseman Forty Years After

Death and the King’s Horseman by Wole Soyinka is...

Drum Beats for Nduka Otiono in the Delta

  The literary environment in Asaba, the capital city of...

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Okey Ndibe: A Book Reading Should be a Celebration

Image: Sola OsofisanSola Osofisan interviews author and widely syndicated...

Toni Kan Onwordi: Writing is profitable if you know how

Toni Kan Onwordi, better known simply as Toni Kan,...

“I’d love to see more Africans writing about Africa” – Segun Afolabi

Segun Afolabi is the winner of the 2005 Caine...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Ugwu Erochukwu Shedrach: Candlelight

“The snake takes pride— because it knows where its...

Samuel Adeyemi: Correspondence to Self

CORRESPONDENCE TO SELF O, Love. my innards brim with napalm      &...

Idem, Emmanuel: Baptism as Metaphor for Suicide

Baptism as Metaphor for Suicide   THE day my faith decides...

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Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

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...

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...

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

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