FOOD POETRY (ISSUE 8)

FOOD POETRY (ISSUE 8) BETROTHED FRIENDS Hunger is no friend of the belly Have you not seen how empty stomach grumbles? Like a pregnant sky at the brink of birth. I have been to the bitter dregs of hunger Where kleptomaniac thoughts intoxicate the senses As the brain dances to grumbles of the stomach You […]

NAIJA LANGUEJ KONA (ISSUE 8)

NAIJA LANGUEJ KONA (ISSUE 8) MEK WOTA GET AI | Anzaku Emmanuel Imagine as di night dey vex E dey vex wit pipo dem Wey dey carry mattrass on top Their head, forget say dem get pikin. Di night sabi vex sha See as e karry wota kom enta pipo dem room Di wota full so […]

NAIJA LANGUEJ KONA (ISSUE 7)

NAIJA LANGUEJ KONA (ISSUE 7) MI AND MAI FREND bai Eriata Oribhabor Mai frend: Oga Eriata, yu de fo awa said o! Eriata: Wich said? Mai frend: A si se yu de fo Afikpo, afta, a kom si se yu enta Enugu. Yu no sabi se na mai said bi dat? Eriata: A nou se […]

SPOKEN WAVES (ISSUE 7)

SPOKEN WAVES (ISSUE 7) NJOKU PAUL CHIBUIKE HENRY Can we meet you? My name is Njoku Paul Chibuike Henry, also known as Fr33zinPaul. I am a spoken word poet, teacher, Master of Ceremony and event planner. Why spoken word? It is an avenue for me to let people know how I feel through my words. […]

CREATIVE WORDS ON MARBLE (ISSUE 6)

CREATIVE WORDS ON MARBLE (ISSUE 6) SANDCASTLE by Hardeep Sabharwal   Hardeep Sabharwal, born and raised in India, completed his M.A. from Punjabi University Patiala in English. His work has been published in various online and print magazines including The Larcenist, Zaira journal, The Writers Drawer, Quail Bells,  Literary Yard, NY Literary Magazine, Jankriti International magazine, Hastakshar web […]

THE CRADLE

THE CRADLE rain –  Hauwa Shaffii Nuhu (Bayero University Kano) what provokes the sky into screaming as it splits, releasing heavy breaths as thunder and lightning, squirting water ? is it the madness of orgasm explosive and stark, that the clouds cannot conceal ? i watch the sky shiver first; sated woman of robust offerings […]

On the Spot with Chinonye (Issue 2)

Can we get to meet you? Who is Chinonye J. Chidolue?   Thank you very much for the privilege to be featured on Pin Quarterly Journal. Chinonye J. Chidolue is a Motivational writer and speaker, a poet, screen writer and a self-development blogger. She is from Anambra state but born and resides in Lagos state. […]