Gabriel O. Udensi is the current Abia State Chairman of the Association of Nigerian Christian Authors and Publishers (ANCAPS), He is a published author of several books on Amazon, Okadabooks, Bambooks and Lulu platforms. In this comprehensive interview with Wole Adedoyin, he shared with him some facts surrounding his Christian writing career. WHAT INSPIRED YOU … Continue reading Your Book Could Be The Answer To Someone’s Prayer – Gabriel O. Udensi
Politicians Are Not Known To Be Often Swayed By Art And Women Have A Unique Role And Power In The Arts And Human Rights World – Tom Block, Ihraf Founder Tom Block is an artist, writer and activist best known for the development and implementation an activist art theory, “Prophetic Activist Art.” His activist work … Continue reading Women Have A Unique Role And Power In The Arts And Human Rights World – Tom Block, Ihraf Founder
Ibadan Book Club, one of the reading arms of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) has partnered with Race Course, a newly established leisure centre recently cited inside the Lekan Salami Stadium Adamasingba to promote and revive moribund reading culture in Ibadan and Oyo State in general. This was contained in a statement signed … Continue reading Ibadan Book Club To Revive And Promote Reading Culture In Oyo State
The Society of Young Nigerian Writers, SYNW, is pleased to announce the publication of the most authoritative and most compelling collection of poems, articles, essays and interviews in honor of the legendary Late Prof. Jerry Anthony Agada (May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace). For a mighty iroko and a household name like Prof. … Continue reading Synw Releases A New Publication In Honour Of Late Prof Jerry Agada
Apprehension… Expectation… My heart races within my chest Magnetizing… Captivating… Her luscious lips, they call to me Fantasizing… Palpitating… This to be, or, not to be Calculating… Salivating… I think I saw her wink at me Resolution… Determination… I thrust my lips towards hers Paralyzing… Stupefying The slap I got on my face!
A warm fire blossoms inside the confines of the fireplace as charred embers and soot ascend towards the skies through a red bricked chimney. From the window she watches the clouds sail across the sea of shining stars. The air in the house had suddenly become chilly and this had nothing to do with the … Continue reading While she slept.
Kadija, ” Why are you taking this whole thing too seriously?! You weren’t supposed to catch feelings remember?! This was supposed to be a run in the park, now you’re messed up.” “This isn’t the time to crusify me Dija, I’ve always told you to give me shorter jobs; in and out no stress. It … Continue reading In the wrong
SYNW MOURNS MENEGIAN SARO-WIWA, RENAMES HER COVID-19 CORRESPONDENCE COURSE AFTER HIM The Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) on Tuesday joined other eminent writers across the country to mourn the death of Menegian Saro-Wiwa, son of late environmentalist, activist and playwright, Ken Saro-Wiwa, who died recently from coronavirus (Covid-19) complications in a London hospital. Menegian … Continue reading SYNW Mourns Menegian Saro-Wiwa, renames her Covid-19 Correspondence Course after him
In the face of this virus, we are all equal- the rich and the poor, developed and underdeveloped nations, multi-billion dollar corporations and smallest scales of businesses, the geniuses and dullards, males and females, young and old, white and black, the well-learned and the illiterates, the religious and the atheists, kings and slaves, the celebrities … Continue reading We are all equal in face of the virus
SYNW FELICITATES WITH ODIA OFEIMUN ON HIS 70TH BIRTHDAY The Society of Young Nigerian Writer (SYNW) has felicitated with the former President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Mr. Odia Ofeimun, on his 70th birthday. This was contained in a congratulatory message issued and signed by the President of the Society, Wole Adedoyin on … Continue reading Synw Felicitates With Odia Ofeimun On His 70th Birthday
SYNW UNVEILS THREE PROJECTS TO MARK 2020 WORLD BOOK DAY The Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) on Wednesday unveiled plan to celebrate this year World Book Day with three projects namely; National Book Awareness Week, African Book Week and the Children’s Book Week. All projects will run concurrently. This was contained in a statement … Continue reading Synw Unveils Three Projects To Mark 2020 World Book Day
The Directors Guild of Nigeria President and Prominent Pioneer Award winning Nollywood Veteran Actor/Director – “Fred Amata” has been Nominated for a Lifetime Achievement Award under the Platform of The “Nigerian Golden Leaders & Entrepreneur Awards” which is scheduled to hold during the “Miss Liberty Nigeria – 2020” Organized by Tinadels Promotions & Awards Organization … Continue reading Pioneer Film Maker, Fred Amata To Be Celebrated With A Lifetime Achievement AWARD
Remaining true to yourself, and faithful to your backstabbers is the ultimate way to keep your detractors perpetually in your shadow. For in being true to yourself, your ideals remain and abide. Your way shines bright, and brighter as it dusts off the shades of lies, calumny and distrust spewed by the impish fellows. You … Continue reading Truthfulness
SYNW LAUNCHES TWO LITERARY BLOGS Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW), an umbrella body of Young Nigerian Writers in Nigeria founded to promote creative writing and literary arts in Nigeria among writers between the ages of 10 and 40 today announced the launch of two literary blogs “Inside Nigerian Literature” @ www.insidenigerianliterature.blogspot.com and “Literary Opportunities … Continue reading SYNW Launches Two Literary Blogs
I met my godfather not long ago The 12th of May is when i think it was A churchgoing morning, the day he picked me Only to drop me three months later I know I could be difficult But, I also know that isn’t why He let me know he fathered another And a week … Continue reading Godfather