Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Abigail George | The Entrance of Humanity into History

My father, Vernon Aspara and I were vessels. Glass...

You Can Never Run Away from Love: by Levi Cheruo

An excerpt: “Dear Helen, Sweetheart, it is with mixed feelings that...

It Was a Good Day: Fiction by Toyosi Elizabeth Temitope

Papalolo gingerly stepped on to the mini pako bridge...

Taken for a Ride

Masquerade: Michael Jackson Alive in Nigeria by Owen Logan...

Just Right: A Review of Keletso Mopai’s ‘If You Keep Digging’

Title: If You Keep Digging Author: Keletso Mopai Publisher: Black Bird...

Can the Literatures of Dystopia Convey Messages of Conscience?

The book is Meritropolis, written by Joel Ohman, targeting...

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My Book Is A Product Of Frustration – Odili Ujubuonu

Odili Ujubuonu, winner of this year's ANA/JACARANDA Prize for...

Interview with Hafsatu Ahmed Abdulwahid

ADAMU: Could we hear a brief about your life? ABDULWAHID:...

Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún: Renaissance is Badly Needed in African Language Literature

36-year-old Kọ́lá Túbọ̀sún is a poet, blogger, linguist and...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Dreams, Paintings, Light: A Poem by Tendai R. Mwanaka

DREAMS, PAINTINGS, LIGHT The skinned Haloed light The light that sweeps and...

His UN Helmet: Poems by Uchenna Shadrach Franklin

OLD WORLD (1) we were kings when fronds decided wars and chalk...

Our Horizon: Poems by Gbolahan Badmus

Our Horizon There are reasons we are blind —Blind to see...

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Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

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...

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...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

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