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A Review Of Obemata’s ”Triptych of identity,exile and for the homeland.”

A Review Of Obemata’s ”Triptych of identity,exile and for the homeland.”

The book was first published in July 2013 by SPM publications in Great Britain. Obemata is a Nigerian Lawyer, a poet and an activist. He belonged to the people exiled  from Nigerian. Triptych is an embodiment of the love of a Nigerian for his Country. It is a poetry collection about love, joy and sacrifice. … Continue reading A Review Of Obemata’s ”Triptych of identity,exile and for the homeland.”

”An Endemic Of Cheating Husbands Part 2”

Zee was staring at her laptop screen; tears were running down her cheeks. Ali ‘’ are you still there.’’ Zee’’ I was thinking about my life.’’ Ali   ‘’ don’t think too much you will become depressed.’’ Zee’’ I asked Faruk about   his area of specialization; ‘’He was surprised’ ’he told me Ob gyn’’ He looked … Continue reading ”An Endemic Of Cheating Husbands Part 2”

What  if  Davido’s song broke the veil between the two worlds.

What if Davido’s song broke the veil between the two worlds.

  Davido’s ‘’e ma dami duro’’ song unknown to him released a melodious rhythm that broke the veil between the two worlds living side by side in Nigeria. Husy was annoyed when she got the memo on her phone. The verse ‘’aninino’’ had Nino  which means open the door. Date 23rd May 2013. Mission code … Continue reading What if Davido’s song broke the veil between the two worlds.

An Endemic Of Cheating Husbands – Part 1

Zee was sitting down on a brown cushion in her living room. She was staring at her face book page on the screen of her two year old HP 630 black laptop. Date April 5th 2013. Her time line looked barren. No update for the past one year. She used to be happy in her … Continue reading An Endemic Of Cheating Husbands – Part 1

The Disease That Caused The Child’s Bone To Hurt [Arunromolegungun]

Yeni walked to the stream on bare callused feet, her empty calabash on her head. She wore a blue and white wrapper tied round her skinny frame.It covered her bosom and her Knees. She waddled like a duck. She walked by the lush thick forest of cocoa trees .  The path was paved by her … Continue reading The Disease That Caused The Child’s Bone To Hurt [Arunromolegungun]

Happy Ending, No Loneliness Like Mine,Temptation,Folded Soul.

Happy Ending, No Loneliness Like Mine,Temptation,Folded Soul.

Coming alive each morning mind opens body struggles eyes opens focus on air, you aren’t  near hand aches to touch beloved face, a mirage, I miss you, Love is not what the poets say it’s is beautiful, if you are near, I yearn for happy ending.   No   Loneliness Like Mine I sit alone hoping, … Continue reading Happy Ending, No Loneliness Like Mine,Temptation,Folded Soul.

The World Lost It’s Colour.

The World Lost It’s Colour.

This story is about a woman discovering that her happiness is relative.   Mama Tinu   went   to Garki   Market; it was the first December after the fuel subsidy had been removed. The Sun is a 10,000 watts bulb up in the sky. She felt the warmth soaking her up. She felt relieve that she did … Continue reading The World Lost It’s Colour.