Saturday, July 20, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Itu Komane: Do You Remember Marang?

Do you remember Marang? Do you remember the day...

Stingy Dad: A Short Story by Emmanuel Sule

Dad was criminally stingy. I didn't know how he...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

Footsteps in the Dust: An Essay by Seotsa ‘Soh’ Manyeli

He called it footsteps in the dust. He made...

The Yahoo Generation and the Triple Tropes of Sleaze

“The old is dying and the new cannot be...

The Meaning of Being a Genius

I was at a commemorative gathering at O2 arena...

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

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

Younger Nigerian Writers Have Better Chances Than We Had – Helon Habila

Younger Nigerian writers have better chances than we had ...

Ali Znaidi: A poem is a kind of selfie captured in words

Ali Znaidi is a widely anthologised writer. A Tunisian...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Babatimehin Asíwájú | Abàmí and the Village of Crying Witches

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

Daude Teel: Kandake

Kandake One. Pushed to the edge purpose, once moved by passion, removes itself,...

Fretwire: Work in Progress – Poems by Uche Nduka

FRETWIRE: Work in Progress in the black marrowyou spun his...

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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...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

IDANRE Woman you are sad!‘Tis the same with me.—Ralph Armattoe. I.My...

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...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

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