Category: Tuesday Poetry

The Call Up

Tuesday Poetry

I still remember my father’s sigh when I informed him that I was posted...

Q&A: Emmanuel Iduma – Writer and Co-Founder of Saraba Magazine

Tuesday Poetry

Here is a fine interview granted by my friend and co-publisher, Mr Emmanuel Iduma,...

Poem: Hemingway’s Pencil

A very short poem on the mechanics of creative writing. Although I am drawn...

In Dependence Blues

Tuesday Poetry

Today I woke up thinking hard about where I was. In the past two...

New Fiction: Breaking Point by Dami Ajayi

The weather man had promised a cool weather, the humid kind that preceded rains,...

Death of a Poet

When I read about the recent carnage in Kenya, my heart fell. I was...

Shades of L by Tosin Akingbulu

Tosin Akingbulu’s Shades of L has won the Isele Spoken Word Competition! I had...

Conversation with Poets

  Uche Peter Umez is shaking things up. In the past few days, he...

Shagari Street

“Then life happened. The cusp of love once filled with affection was diluted with...