Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Tom and Terry: Fiction by Tolu Akinwole

Tom, agitated by nothing but his own haggard reflection...

Abenea Ndago | Out of Limpopo

January. Maphisa Johannesman waited for his supervisor to return...

Lost Art: A Short Story by Miracle Nwokedi

When Mama was not in the kitchen cooking with...

On Black Sisters’ Street – A Review by Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Chika Unigwe’s book, On Black Sisters’ Street chronicles the...

The Making of Habila’s ‘Waiting For An Angel’ – A Review

Until 2001, the name Helon Habila meant nothing to...

Every Day is for the Thief…A Review by Tolulope Ogunlesi

Lagos is a marketplace, bigger and more exciting than...

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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,...

Abigail George: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Writer

I don’t want to be cool and for a long time I was experimenting with different voices in my writing. It took me a long time to realise I just had to be myself, comfortable with who I was. I don’t want to be popular. I don’t know how to be cool...

Maik Nwosu: My Influences are a Collage of the Crossroads

Sola Osofisan interviews Maik Nwosu, poet, novelist, journalist and...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Light Delights in Laughter: Poems by Adeola Ikuomola

LIGHT DELIGHTS IN LAUGHTER The waves are like wars The smiles...

Riak Marial Riak | Weird things becoming memories

Weird things becoming memories i. i looked behind my shadow and...

Kofi Antwi: before the gods emerged

“before you succumb to doom momma look around / we...

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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...

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

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...

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...

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