Category: Tuesday Poetry

Tuesday Poem by Soonest Nathaniel

Dark Black … for Achalugo… In the swamp where alders grow, the girl with...

Tuesday Poem Special by Niran Okewole

THE SEVENTH LESSON The river is a python dancing   It pirouettes, mocking the...

Tuesday Poem by Tunji Olalere

ABOSEDE Then the women began to cry under the gaunt almond tree your things...

Tuesday Poem by Adebayo Lamikanra

A Woman’s Body A woman’s body is Whatever you want it to be under...

Tuesday Poem Special by Yomi Ogunsanya

  The Strays For the anthropologist manqué from Ijebu and his fellows He strayed...

Tuesday Poem by Logan February

Insulin Yes, they warned him about the sugar rush. And no, he didn’t listen....

Tuesday Poem by O-Jeremiah Agbaakin

fusion (for Akinsanya Damilola) does not start    with a boy     holding his phantoms     in...

Tuesday Poem by Joel Benjamin Ntwatwa

They Will Carry Me One day They’ll take me away, Away, On a rainy...

Tuesday Poem by Tonney Ibe

RELEASE Maybe our scars are different, But we have both bled: The inmost dwelling...

Tuesday Poem by Dami Ajayi

Tonight, you found my ire where I carefully hid it; You forced the hands...