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CALL FOR PAPERS in The Memory of Achebe

CALL FOR PAPERS in The Memory of Achebe

The Society of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapter are hereby calling for papers/ essays or poetries from both bourgening and established writers across the nation for the celebration of its 2016 literary event tagged ”CHINUA ACHEBE: A LITERARY ICON” This is an annual literary event initiated to honour and celebrate the life and the … Continue reading CALL FOR PAPERS in The Memory of Achebe

Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate  Achebe

Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate Achebe

> Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra to celebrate Achebe. The Society of Young Nigerian Writers, Anambra State Chapter in collaboration with Prof. Kenneth Dike Library, Awka Anambra State is set to honour and celebrate a Literary Legend and an ebullient indigen of the state, Late Prof. Chinua Achebe. This programme tagged: ”CHINUA ACHEBE: A … Continue reading Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate Achebe

Introducing Write4all Writing and Editing services

Write4all is a professional writing and editing firm that offers expertly written, well researched and perfectly edited documents to its clients. Our writers are experts pooled from fields such as academics, business, politics, finance, medicine, journalism, literature, and law. Our editing department fine tune manuscripts, web contents, and ensure that all written documents are original … Continue reading Introducing Write4all Writing and Editing services

My Book Story 1

1 This would alarm you, just as it has alarmed everybody who have heard it from me, but at an age where most people were probably struggling with Ali and Simbi or Queen’s Premier, I, and my elder brother were dismantling bigger books. I remember reading authors like Jeffery Archer (whose book KANE AND ABEL, … Continue reading My Book Story 1

Writitude (2): Matter and Manner of Characters

A character can be defined as a being in a story. But this is only for some of the time. Some other time a character may choose to be a non-being, as in the case of trees and mountains. A character can be anything: a person (living or dead), a dog, a flying boat, a … Continue reading Writitude (2): Matter and Manner of Characters

Achebe Is Not Dead

Achebe Is Not Dead

“Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear; Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come.” –          William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar How can a word … Continue reading Achebe Is Not Dead

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AJUWAYA ANTHOLOGY: Call for Submission

   For National Youth Service Corps Members Only It was as I walked past some excited Corps members practicing some exotic dance steps that the idea occurred to me. What better way for Corps members to chronicle their experiences and impressions than through one of the oldest form of art known to civilised man? This … Continue reading AJUWAYA ANTHOLOGY: Call for Submission

WRITITUDE: The Behavior of a Story and the Attitude of a Writer

There are certain behaviors that are expected from good stories, and there are attitudes that good writers should exhibit. Aside from the good attitudes of arrogance, pride and superiority, a good writer should also exhibit some other lesser qualities.  A story on its part should exhibit good home training qualities like disobedience, stubbornness and intolerance, … Continue reading WRITITUDE: The Behavior of a Story and the Attitude of a Writer

Ramblings On The Writer’s Depth

There is something about the depth of the artiste – it is only gotten by going into the heart of this one. Several years ago, I would marvel at the profoundness of the works of lots of literary maestros. The depth of their creative springs and reaches left me bedazzled. I started writing, churning out … Continue reading Ramblings On The Writer’s Depth

Re – The Importance of Paying Writers

@enoquin. I agree with you on the importance of paying writers. And I wouldn’t have given the below response if you had kept your complaint to a single comment. But maybe if you know a little bit more about the idea and people behind this project, Women’s Tale, maybe you would have a different thing to … Continue reading Re – The Importance of Paying Writers