Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

My Mother’s Agony: Fiction by Fabian Okorie Ugochukwu

“Hey, Nzube,” the voice announced, “your uncle, Onyeabo, has...

The Woman Who Buries Her Affairs: Fiction by Abigail George

There is a rented taste in the air. All...

Waiting For My Shot at the Big Time: Fiction by Abigail George

I am the ultimate comeback kid. I have made...

Tamas Aczel: A Writer Who Inspired Me

One of the special joys of my time in...

Lessons from Prof. Chinua Achebe’s Literacy Efforts

Chinua Achebe will be really missed. Not because of...

The Birth of a Terrible Beauty: A Review

dispossessed by James Eze; Fasihi (Daraja Press); 2019; 121pp Ever...

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Niyi Osundare At 60

Recently, Professor Niyi Osundare, poet, scholar, essayist, humanist and...

Naipanoi Lepapa: I needed to be a poet to save myself…

Naipanoi Lepapa is a journalist and poet. Her evolving...

The Ladies at the White Board: A Memoir Excerpt by Henry Chukwuemeka Onyema

PART 1 When I walked into the then staff room...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

We Hold Endless Conversations with Night: Poems by Ndubuisi Martins Aniemeka

WE HOLD ENDLESS CONVERSATIONS WITH NIGHT When the dusk hisses...

After Coming Out After A Long Depression: Poetry by Abigail George

AFTER COMING OUT AFTER A LONG DEPRESSION (for the South...

Bees in an Anthill: Poetry by Efe Ogufere

BEES IN AN ANTHILL Ibiye, I want to unlearn you, the...

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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...

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...

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...

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

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