Tag: Poetry

Tuesday Poem by Efe Paul Azino

ODE TO LAUGHTER I We loved in three cities danced in neon lights between...

Tuesday Poem by Victor Eyo

On Rejecting Conformity Beyond gaol where men are but shadows taking turns to glimpse...

Guest Poem by Timi Akegbejo

Note: Those who are familiar with my work will know that I am obsessed...

Guest Poems by Moyo Orimoloye

Love is a plot device and your insecticide is not  And when you design...

Guest Poem: Larondo by Tunji Olalere

It was Newton who told the apple why it fell. How it was shot...

On Chibok: A poem

I Shekau is Jay-Z Singing I’ve got girls, girls, Girls, girls. Pointed rifles and...

Guest Blog: New Poem by ‘Lakunle Jaiyesimi

Ernestine Johnson, Black, smooth, bold, sweet-accented Standing, a goddess from an Egyptian tale Rooted...

Guest Post (Saturday Poem): Camwood, Sambisa ’14 by Oyin Oludipe

Earth to riven bark, earth of litanies A rift in spirit-roots leans beyond Heavy...

Conversation Points: A Preamble

I do not say this proudly, but I am completely naive about Scottish literature,...

Twenty-two Couplets for Eche

I Let’s start with physical descriptions, divine inscriptions Wrapped in fabric of genes. The...