Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

The Whispering Trees: A Short Story by Abubakar Adam Ibrahim

Strange how things are on the other side of...

Red Ink: A Story by Feyisayo Anjorin

Doloms High School was neither a killing field nor...

A Woman’s Prayer: A Short Story by Sihle Mthembu

When the sun throws itself home towards the hills,...

The Flawed Perception of Beauty

Beauty has been defined and redefined. I have been...

Reporting Violence in the World: Different Strokes for Different Folks

I recently read, on the BBC website, of the...

Tamas Aczel: A Writer Who Inspired Me

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

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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,...

“I’d love to see more Africans writing about Africa” – Segun Afolabi

Segun Afolabi is the winner of the 2005 Caine...

Toni Kan Onwordi: Writing is profitable if you know how

Toni Kan Onwordi, better known simply as Toni Kan,...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Our Communal Grains: Poems by Adeola Ikuomola

OUR COMMUNAL GRAINS The strange birds bomb-enumerated our headquarters with pitched creaking and popping...

There Is Slavery in Mauritania: Poetry by Alexander K. Opicho

THERE IS SLAVERY IN MAURITANIA There are black slaves in...

Babatimehin Asíwájú | Abàmí and the Village of Crying Witches

Abàmí and the Village of Crying Witches— a Political...

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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...

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare last month...

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