Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

My Father’s Half: Fiction by Socrates Mbamalu

It was some years back. I was young. Shy....

Waiting: Fiction by Godwin Uche Uwadilachi

“All rise.” Everybody rose to their feet. As for me,...

Run Away: Fiction by Felicia Taave

I have a condition. I don’t know what to...

Advancement of the Feminist Agenda in “Bongel”

Book Title: Bongel Author:     Maryam Bobi Publisher: Parresia Publishers Ltd Year:           2015 Reviewer:  ...

Chinua Achebe: The Temper Before Things Fall Apart

Creativity as the hallmark of imagination challenges orthodoxy. In...

Abubakar Gimba: A Conference of Moral Eulogy

The function of literature as a tool for religious,...

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I’m doing things that appeal to me – Interview with Hyacinth Obunseh

Award winning author, publisher and consultant, Hyacinth Obunseh, who...

Gender in African Literature Today: A Conversation with Asante Lucy Mtenje

Asante Lucy Mtenje is a Malawian academic, creative writer,...

Saddiq M. Dzukogi: Conceiving, Incubating & Delivering Poetry

Wale Owoade interviews Saddiq M. Dzukogi, poet and author...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Writer’s Block: Poems by Michael ‘Wudz’ Ochoki

WRITER’S BLOCK I could just lay here and day-dream myself into a question as the...

Sentimental Journey: Poems by Padmore Agbemabiese

Sentimental Journey come with me to the velvet plains of Aborkutsime...

If You Come Tonight: Poems by Rasaq Malik Gbolahan

IF YOU COME TONIGHT And if you search for me...

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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...

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...

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...

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