Literary works

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GREEN, RED AND GREEN
Poem

GREEN, RED AND GREEN

Chris Gonoh

Twenty healthy brown African clawed dogs, Racing away with eighty brown leather bags...

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Mother's love and other poem
Poem

Mother's love and other poem

Uche Favour Chinemerem

Mother’s love Undying, though she’ll exit It travels through eternity...

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FINDING PEACE IN A THOUSAND WORDS
Poem

FINDING PEACE IN A THOUSAND WORDS

Olukorede Badejo

I read your words Years after the grim’s scythe Tore through the dark...

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HOW TO CREATE AN IDENTITY
Short story

HOW TO CREATE AN IDENTITY

Namse Udosen

Begin in the name of the highest Supreme Being. He or she has created you and...

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DEAD KITTENS DON'T MEOW
Short story

DEAD KITTENS DON'T MEOW

Adepoju Isaiah Gbenga

Dead kittens don't meow. And the night can grow hands...

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Light in living
Short story

Light in living

Joseph Willy Chinonso

My name is Ahamefuna, "my name will not be lost," & I have Chelu and Elozona, two friends...

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WHERE YOU WILL FIND ME
Poem

WHERE YOU WILL FIND ME

Chinwendu Ohabughiro

Wherever fickle wind dance, Light and cool on skin, Wherever coquettish stars...

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Osiki and other poems
Poem

Osiki and other poems

Adepoju Isaiah Gbenga

Osiki, god of pestle and mortar, do you not hear hungrier children, At the crest of the lake, in...

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The New Normal
Short story

The New Normal

Odo Christian Obinna

Mohammed went to bed before the fowls. No person cried, not even his immediate family...

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MY TIME TO SHINE LIKE A DIAMOND
Short story

MY TIME TO SHINE LIKE A DIAMOND

Onatola Adebimpe

The kids in school don't play with me. Yesterday, the teacher...

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Her daughters fate
Short story

Her daughters fate

Ayodele Omodolapo

The first time I had sex wasn't like anything I had imagined and read. In fact, I felt betrayed...

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Death walks around the clock
Short story

Death walks around the clock

Precious Adetunji

Death is an arbitrary constant, lurching around, causing a...

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The Beard Witch
Short story

The Beard Witch

Uduak-Abasi Ekong

Every morning, some villages wake up to the sound of the coc kcrowing; others...

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Anywash
Short story

Anywash

Faith Edison

The girls milled around in various stages of undress. Ajoke was not surprised. Hostels...

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The Eulogy
Short story

The Eulogy

Joshua Pregbaha

"My friend Femi Oliwo was a great man…." I started to doze off. I had a long night the...

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Cattles and Egrets
Poem

Cattles and Egrets

Chioma Azubuike

“Cattles and egrets. Commensalism. Interactions" He thought carefully...

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