Arts

  • THE BREAK

    by the artivist   photo credit: TheArtivists First published by thepageng.com  

  • TELL ME NOT MY CHILD, TO BE MILD

    by Ogwiji Ehi-Kowochio You see this my grey hair? and the large white patch which occasionally hides in that cap of mine? It is the...

  • ABRADE THE ABRACADABRA

    by Adedokun Seyi The seat of scorn has been made of fable beauty To lure unity into a whimsical role of guilt And make men...

  • A STAVE OF SHARP NOTES

    by Ogwiji Ehi-Kowochio The singing stone hummed a familiar tune so much, it deserved a bravo from Davido for doing such a cold cover of...

  • Oil of Encomiums

    By Ogwiji Ehi-Kowochio It is only an ungrateful feet that would not pause to appreciate the ears which notified it of the dangers from which...

  • BEHOLD, THE OLD VARSITY

    By: Farmer   You were known for academic excellence. Because then, you fed up your clients, As your products were the first and the best,...

  • ITEM SEVEN IS GUARANTEED!

     By: E.B Ogwiji  I am aware that the chefs clothed in academic gowns and umbrella hats are cooking the meals, For after these seven weeks...

  • LET US PLAY IN THE MUD

    By Ogwiji-Ehi Kowochio   Let us play in the mud Let us build sand houses which the wind of adulthood blows away   Let us...

  • RESUMPTION

    PART 1 I’m about to begin, this is an introduction This is more than a prose, not fiction, way beyond imagination If you believe you’ve...

  • FATE TO FAITH

      By Adedokun Seyi   Yesterday has said how beautiful you are in the cozy hand of fate. Shivering and longing for the gift of...

  • The Unconscious

    By Abdul-Azeez Ilyas   Little wonder Ye who slumber That very act, you’ve grown fonder Gone unconscious, to those awake, you’re no more a member...

  • REDIVIVUS

    By Bello Abdulrahmon They strive to disrupt your course And met to distort your source They searched for faults And wished your loss But nay,...

  • YOUR STORY

    By Ogwiji Ehi Kowochio He raised his clenched fist above his head Speaking with an iron voice Bullets flew from his lips As he pulled...

  • KUNLE ADEPEJU; THE COMMEMORATION OF A MARTYR

    By: Bello Abdulrahmon aka Farmer The plagued acrimony, Brought neither fragrance of nor honey, Even the heavens and earth the earth were frowning On that...

  • THE ANTAGONIST

    By Olatidoye Kehinde Jelil The Antagonists Hard to find, is human desires Difficult to know is their wants Unable to discern, is people’s minds Despite...

  • THE BEGGAR

    From a rickety minivan I alighted For his trouble, eighty naira I rendered. With a great deal I sped, for just a chance in Another...

  • Cleaning Rush

    You’ll be quite surprised to know what girls will live with and the extent they will go to make an impression. Until I started living...

  • PORTRAIT OF A FATHER AS A YOUNG FOOL

    As a child, I was told; Do not allow your dreams go cold. And I was foretold; That my innocence would not hold, As a...

  • POEM: DEVIANCE DEFINED

    Who can resolve the ageless quarrel Between a south pole and her estranged twin? When did this sudden attraction Between Like charges begin? How on...

  • ENIGMA

    She was cold inside and one would wonder why. The weather outside was cold close to a hundred degrees. Everybody was looking a way to...