Saturday, July 20, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Orisun Iye: Fiction by Jon Doe

LIFE-GIVING RIVER Life, the one word Father used to describe...

Six Heads and the King’s Body: A Short Story by Konye Obaji Ori

That night the moon was full so we did...

The Apparition: Fiction by Nnaemeka Oruh

It was raining heavily that October night in ’84....

A World full of Characters: Kabu Okai-Davies at the 2016 Bookworm Literary Festival

In March 2016, I participated in the tenth annual...

This Shameful Neglect of Our Writers: by Bob MajiriOghene Etemiku

  The monthly Abuja Writers Forum for established, semi-established and...

These Things Around Our Necks: A Review by Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s latest work, The Thing Around Your...

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In the Footsteps of Achebe: Enter Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

A few years ago, over drinks with Ladipo Soetan,...

The Quintessence of Soyinkaism: By Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

The presentation of the book Journeys Around and with...

E B E R E O N W U!

  As I write this painful piece, his mangled body...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Camellia: Poetry by Lucius Ndimele

CAMELLIA At the death of rain, grew Camellia amongst our moulds Clinging...

Bayo Aderoju: Catharsis or Purgation of Lust

CATHARSIS OR PURGATION OF LUST “Grief was the celebration...

Abstract and Muse: Poetry by Precious Okpechi

ABSTRACT AND MUSE in my line of sight i see molds...

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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...

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...

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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