Saturday, July 20, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Red Cocks and Black Goats: A Short Story by Sandra A. Mushi

They are all so desperate, gullible and insecure!  Greedy...

Letting Go: Fiction by Ifeanyi Ikechukwu

His mother was on the phone again, for the...

Crazy World: Fiction by Yiro Abari High

The man had a colourfully embroidered drum of starched...

Diary of a Forlorn Black Woman: A Story by Ciru Israel

Last weekend I started dating. Again. After a long...

The Younger Generation Of Contemporary Nigerian Poetry – Which Way?

"…note with dismay that a high proportion of the...

America on the Prowl: Lessons for Africa

Adichie is just one in a long list of high caliber talents, which for practical purposes, are now almost permanently lost to Africa. It is no wonder too that many US institutions have become home to the large percentage of the crème de la crème of Africa’s intelligentsia...

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Abenea Ndago: History Will Forever Remain Literature’s Most Intimate Mistress

Abenea Ndago is the author of several short stories,...

Nuzo Onoh: Terrified of Planes, Heights, Oceans, Thunder, Roaches…

Nuzo Onoh is the author of The Reluctant Dead...

Titilope Sonuga: I believe in truth-telling as a pathway to healing

Títílopẹ́ Sónúgà (she writes it as “Titilope Sonuga”) is...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

The Wind has Multiple Wings: Poems by Adeola Ikuomola

THE WIND HAS MULTIPLE WINGS The wind has multiple wings With...

Okolo Chinua: In My Sleep I Am Romeo

IN MY SLEEP I AM ROMEO Today I saw someone,...

Shitta Faruq Adémólá: Rituals

Rituals we light the candle: death does not                         come when our...

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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...

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...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

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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