The Wednesday Man | Bura-Bari Nwilo

While no one can predict the Lagos weather in July, Tuesdays have worked magic for me.…

Where the voice led | Olabode Oluwabukola Ruth

People often move from the village to the city, not vice versa. Thud! The door of…

Food Fighting…With Myself | Ed Friedman

I’ve come to an age where I have to pay attention to what I eat. How…

Yangon to Naypyidaw | Robert Pettus

I wrenched open my heavy eyes. I was only half conscious. Hot, swampy gusts from the…

ISSUE 07: ECSTASY

Introductory Note | Chisom Okafor CAEDMON, SING SOME SONG FOR ME The English monk and historian,…

CLAUDE AND MAUD | CHRISTINE M. DU BOIS

Their obituaries attracted a lot of attention, which says a lot in a world where it’s…

INCOGNITO | MATTHEW KUNASHE CHIKONO

You are no longer a toddler, you are eight or maybe nine, no one keeps precise…

ECSTATIC FIREFLIES | DIAN PARKER

“Did you know raindrops are not teardrop-shaped, like they draw in cartoons? Small raindrops are nearly…

WE FOUND LOVE | EZIOMA KALU

1 ‘The number you’re trying to call is switched off…” The sensational feminine voice blurts out…

WHAT HAPPENED, TIKA? | IBRAHIM OGA

2010 was the year of BBM craze in the neighborhood. Everyone was pinging, especially Tika’s circle.…