Saturday, July 20, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

An Excerpt from Richard Ugbede Ali’s The Ravages Of Dust

The Ravages Of Dust (An excerpt) The first time he...

Mother Gold…a True-Life Story by Oluwafemi Oloidi

Depression is the foundation of all madness. It could...

Do I Have Regrets? (A book excerpt)

Do I Have Regrets? - An Excerpt from Deep Sighs...

Beyond the Magical and the Horrific: Reading Nuzo Onoh’s The Sleepless

Sometimes we walk Sometimes we fly Sometimes we swim Sometimes we crawl Never...

The Best Story: An Essay by Seotsa ‘Soh’ Manyeli

They say our lives are completed and modeled by...

A Poet’s Trauma in New Orleans: a Review of Niyi Osundare’s ‘City without People’

The poet, scholar and social critic Niyi Osundare recently...

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Shadreck Chikoti: Speculative fiction is wide in its scope

Shadreck Chikoti is passionate about the development of writing...

G’Ebinyo Ogbowei: On Empires, Prickly Poetry and the Coming Hour of Reckoning

Uche Peter Umez interviews G’Ebinyo Ogbowei, former Head of...

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...

Joy Abraham: A Party for Fools

A PARTY FOR FOOLS From the place we stand, the...

Hausa Love Poems: Written & translated by Ismail Bala

Hausa poems followed by their translations: YAWON DUNIYA Jiya a yawon...

Moon Call: Poems by Austyn Njoku

The crescent moon rises Peeps through the aperture Into our dark mind chambers Where we lay back to back...

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Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

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