Category Archives: Interviews

Jacob Olisa Jones – Writing, NaijaAlly and Youtube Promotion

Jacob Olisa Jones – Writing, NaijaAlly and Youtube Promotion

Jacob Olisa Jones is a writer and self-published author of The Septavalent Stone. He has recently branched into telling his stories using video, and creating a platform for his work on Youtube. We chat with him on this kind of promotional model; Q – Tell us more about yourself. MY name is Olisa. I am … Continue reading Jacob Olisa Jones – Writing, NaijaAlly and Youtube Promotion

Featured Writer for May is Obinwanne – I Like Realistic Characters

Featured Writer for May is Obinwanne – I Like Realistic Characters

Obinwanne writes on his Naijastories profile, “I wield a mighty sword and slay dragons in my real life. Sitting in the office and having meetings all day, that’s just an illusion created by Babylon to keep me in check…” and that already gives you a glimpse of his personality. Last month, his story Infatuation swept … Continue reading Featured Writer for May is Obinwanne – I Like Realistic Characters

April Featured Member is Kaycee – A Writer is not always his Work

April Featured Member is Kaycee – A Writer is not always his Work

Kaycee is not the most prolific writer on Naijastories and may even be better known for his ubiquitous and mostly helpful comments on submissions by other writers to the site. He will let you know if he enjoyed your work or not, and sometimes he tells you why. He has written short vignettes from both … Continue reading April Featured Member is Kaycee – A Writer is not always his Work

Omolola Anne Famuyiwa speaks on Writing and her Poetry Collection – UNCUT

Omolola Anne Famuyiwa speaks on Writing and her Poetry Collection – UNCUT

Tell us about yourself, a brief autobiography. I wear many caps but I’ll introduce myself as Omolola Anne Famuyiwa, a media and public relations specialist, relationship coach, child rights advocate, public speaker and author. In addition to consulting for public relations, media and nongovernmental organisations, I serve as Project Director of Cares Global Network (CGN), … Continue reading Omolola Anne Famuyiwa speaks on Writing and her Poetry Collection – UNCUT

February Featured Writer – Seun-Odukoya

February Featured Writer – Seun-Odukoya

  In the second week of January, NS published the submissions for the Christmas Nostalgia contest and several stories immediately caught the attention of most readers. One of those stories was Seun Odukoya’s Cowards and Christmas Chickens. His story got over 386 views and 72 comments, and the comments are just as fun to read … Continue reading February Featured Writer – Seun-Odukoya

Logos and Audibles – A Nigerian Based Author Services Company

Logos and Audibles – A Nigerian Based Author Services Company

  1. What type of books do you publish and what other services do you offer? We Publish Children books, fiction, inspirational and non-fiction narratives. We offer content/ copy editing services, proofreading, proposal writings, audio recording, illustrations, graphic design and training/coaching services to authors and organizations. 2. Your services include “editing, copyediting, proofreading”. Can you give further … Continue reading Logos and Audibles – A Nigerian Based Author Services Company

On Maroko, Writing and Blackbird: Jude Dibia Speaks

On Maroko, Writing and Blackbird: Jude Dibia Speaks

Jude Dibia has authored three novels. He wrote the well acclaimed and daring novel, Walking with Shadows in 2005. His second book, Unbridled (2007), was awarded the 2007 Ken Saro Wiwa Prize for Prose and was also a finalist in the 2008 Nigeria Prize for Literature (sponsored by NLNG). His recent work, Blackbird (2011), is … Continue reading On Maroko, Writing and Blackbird: Jude Dibia Speaks

January Featured Writer – Raymond

January Featured Writer – Raymond

In December, Raymond started the Blood Strain series with the first installment which caught everyone’s imagination by being a futuristic as well as realistic portrayal of the life a Nigerian soldier. That first post got over 400 views and 80 comments and the subsequent chapters have been just as captivating. Raymond is one of the … Continue reading January Featured Writer – Raymond

November Featured Writer – Whiz Da Poet

When and why did you begin writing? My writing voyage began some few years ago, precisely 2003. Having discovered the kind of inward happiness I derive from writing essays and poetry I decided to make myself even happier by writing about virtually every issue that strikes my mind, be it secular, political, religious, fetish, etc. … Continue reading November Featured Writer – Whiz Da Poet

Adura Ojo Presents: Myne Whitman – A Love Rekindled

Adura Ojo Presents: Myne Whitman – A Love Rekindled

Hi, Myne. Please tell us about yourself – a brief biography. I am a Nigerian blogger, poet, and author. I live in Seattle with my husband and write full time. mynewhitmanwrites.com is my blog, I’m also on twitter @Myne_Whitman and Facebook. I was born at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu, Nigeria and I grew up in … Continue reading Adura Ojo Presents: Myne Whitman – A Love Rekindled