Saturday, July 20, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

A Flood of Thorns: An excerpt by Jacob Ado

Don’t mind, it had been so. It will cease...

Amphibious Green: A Short Story by by Nnedi Okorafor

The little girl in the car sat quietly in...

Immaculate Halla | Symphony

“Stay away from that girl,” Mama warned the day...

Writer’s Lamentation

All prayers said and psalms read, spirits of long...

Reflections on Saddiq Dzukogi’s ‘Your Crib, My Qibla’

#QUICKREADS Reflections on Saddiq Dzukogi’s Your Crib, My Qibla (University of...

Kwani? Trust’s Literature 2: Does Binyavanga Wainaina Associate Kenyan Luos with a Banana?

One of the most enduring characteristics of Kwani? Literature...

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The Phenomenal Woman: Remembering Dr. Maya Angelou

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

E B E R E O N W U!

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

A Season of the Great Lake: An Interview with Mukoma wa Ngugi

An Afriquest Interview series conducted by F.O. Ohanyido. Mukoma, let's...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

wafula p’khisa: things i fear speaking when it’s dark

things i fear speaking when it's dark I know when...

The Discovery: Poems by Okoye Chukwudi Charles Ezeamalukwuo

THE DISCOVERY I have gone, placing pollen on wild flowers, Breaking...

The Face of God: Poems by Oliver Mbamara

Sonnet Response To Nighttime And with the dawn of light Comes...

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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...

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

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...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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