ACROSS THE OCEANS I (ISSUE 7)

ACROSS THE OCEANS I (ISSUE 7) Two Poems by Santosh Bakaya TO THE WOMEN OF ACCRA (Written in Accra, Ghana during my sojourn there in May 2016) Your glowing skin Speaks the language of love, Of hope, of...

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 planne...

BOOK REVIEW (ISSUE 7)

BOOK REVIEW (ISSUE 7)  The Song of San Kano by Khalid Imam Genre: Poetry Publishers: Gidan Dabino Year: 2010 Number of Pages: 63 Reviewer: Aliyyu Umar Abubakar   Since the desert is the ocean of san...

FROM THE BLUES (ISSUE 7)

FROM THE BLUES (ISSUE 7) SAN JOSE by Mbanefo Chibuike San Jose came years ago booming, To stifle the breath in the dying, Seismic wave sweeping the heavens and earth, Until mother and I were humans l...

POETIC INSIGHT (ISSUE 7)

POETIC INSIGHT (ISSUE 7) EKO (OF THE STREET) BY EWO CHIDIEBERE A Succinct Review by Kolade Olanrewaju Freedom ABOUT THE POET Ewo Chidiebere is a young poet from Enugu State and a pioneer Poet-in-Res...

PHOTO-POETRY (ISSUE 7)

PHOTO-POETRY (ISSUE 7) STRANGE TO ME by Haastrup Samuel Adesanmi Well, this is strange for me ‘Cos with you, I unravel a new me In the creaminess of your sickly eyeballs I see a new being A new real...

TONGUES OF POETRY (ISSUE 7)

TONGUES OF POETRY (ISSUE 7) MMANYA NKWỤ by Amarachi Attamah   Gbọm! gbọm! gbọm! Nke a bụ ụda gị ma ị gafewa akpịrị Na-awụda n’afọ, na enye obi añụrị Jiri ọchị tee n...

SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR I (ISSUE 7)

SPECIAL CONTRIBUTOR I (ISSUE 7) SEDATES OF PASSION by Eriata Oribhabor …it’s happenstance berthed from the blue, keen-riding the corners and centres of our collective space… …g...