Two Poems By Hassan Idris

The Sailor I want my heart to sit on the boat of love, Sail my sorrow…

Three Poems By S. Haya

She woke up Different One day she woke up different, Unencumbered, untethered and free. She didn’t…

Call us boy

Our  head slammed on a wall “gba!” … and again “gba!” … and again “gba!” Come,…

Prism

Six-T years we are still holding this riven prism, this opaque prism whose sex stretches from…

Four poems by Osahon Oka

Curses When the horses, wild & hungry, come breathing fire, impatient hooves ringing on the tarmac,…

Yesterday night

I watched some tears fold themselves into fire They burned everywhere they touched Until a body…

But I have to leave

A fine Sunday morningA bird and his mate at my windowSing songs of love together This…

Reflection: a journey through death

            God is in your mind                        – Olawale Olofooro (Brymo) at first, your body will struggle against…

Disney Should Honour Nikita Pearl Waligwa

On 16th February 2020, Queen of Katwe child star, Nikita Pearl Waligwa died as a result…

Two Poems By Ayokunle Samuel Betiku

a sketch on living                                I am first encased in a shell of water, silence & darkness.…