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Kenya Chapter of Writers Space Africa Opens Office in Nairobi

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenya Chapter of Writers Space Africa Opens Office in Nairobi The Kenya chapter of Writers Space Africa (W.S.A.) has opened its first physical office space in the country’s capital. Located in Langata’s Moi estate along Kanga Road, Nairobi, the area will provide the much-needed operational base to help foster the growth of one of Africa’s Read More…

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Mr. Macaroni Says You’re Doing Well

Reading Time: 4 minutes Mr. Macaroni Says You’re Doing Well Mr. Macaroni showed good intentions that he would occupy an iconic place in Nigeria’s cinematic culture. He exhibited a fondness for comedic and dramatic acting from his teenage years. And this propensity for the screen landed him roles in the once popular Television hit, Papa Ajasco in 2014. A Read More…

Namse Udosen’s Silly Sally Teaches Kids to Read
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Namse Udosen’s Silly Sally Teaches Kids to Read

Reading Time: 2 minutes Namse Udosen’s Silly Sally Teaches Kids to Read Most parents often find teaching kids to read a burdensome family exercise. This experience is primarily the case with hyperactive kids who can prove to be a handful for busy or new parents. But this needs not to be the case. And that is why there is Read More…

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In the Tradition of Military Poets: Umar Abubakar Sidi’s Like Butterflies Scattered About By Art Rascals

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the Tradition of Military Poets: Umar Abubakar Sidi’s Like Butterflies Scattered About By Art Rascals Umar Abubakar Sidi’s second book of poems has been generously praised by early reviewers, lending credence to his burgeoning place in Nigeria and Africa’s literary firmament. He made his first promising impression three years ago when he notched his Read More…

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A Glimpse of Amanda’s Crime

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Glimpse of Amanda’s Crime Amanda is a hero in the police department. But she has an emotional underbelly and can’t solve her heartaches. But she possesses a social and professional veneer that is difficult to fault. The novelist, Anthony Onugba, offers a professional treatment of Amanda’s Crime, such that fictional elements begin to linger Read More…

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J. Michael Miller’s Kid Cretaceous

Reading Time: 2 minutes Geologic history tells us that the Cretaceous period is about 145 to 66 million years behind us. But it continues to hold creative charm for writers and artists. J. Michael Miller’s comic is a journey into creative drawings that transport us into an era of robust human civilization. Famed as the most durable geological period Read More…

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Gambian Chapter of Writers Space Africa out with Storms Don’t Last Forever

Reading Time: 2 minutes Gambian Chapter of Writers Space Africa out with Storms Don’t Last Forever The Gambian chapter of Writers Space Africa has published an anthology of poems titled Storms Don’t Last Forever. This anthology focuses on several issues affecting African societies. The young poets whose poems are featured in this book are concerned with themes around poverty, Read More…

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Art Meets Food in Paula’s Murals

Reading Time: 3 minutes Art Meets Food in Paula’s Murals Many agree that cooking is an art form and excellent food making requires paying attention to some of the most delicate details in culinary art in just about the same way that artists pay attention to lines, colors, and shapes. One Nigerian artist is painting the inseparable connection between Read More…

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Arts Council of Wales Supports Write & Sip Writer-2-Writer Mentorship Program in Cameroon

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Write & Sip Writer-2-Writer Poetry mentorship program of the Cameroon chapter of Writers Space Africa was held on Saturday, 9th July, at Quartier Mozart in Yaounde, Cameroon. This was held with sponsorship from the Arts Council of Wales through the Madarajra artist, Nnane Ntube. Write & Sip brought together ten Cameroon poets to explore Read More…

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Soul Mates in a Discourse in Anthony Onugba’s Lone

Reading Time: 3 minutes  Soul Mates in a Discourse in Anthony Onugba’s Lone Anthony Onugba’s book of 60 poems is an enchanting collection of metered verses. Lone is a product of the author’s charming and fertile imagination. One finds the writer writing with a measured elegance and distilled poetic imageries as he captures two passionate soul mates in dramatic Read More…

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John Grisham’s Sparring Partners

Reading Time: 2 minutes John Grisham’s Sparring Partners What happens when John Grisham writes? Well, he often fills the pages of his novels with lawyers, thrills and drama! And it was with that mindset that I dove into parts of his forthcoming novel, Sparring Partners, which is due out from Doubelday. Sparring Partners opens with Jake Brigance, a 38-year-old Read More…

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American States In Fiction: Richard R. Becker’s 50 States

Reading Time: 3 minutes American States In Fiction: Richard R. Becker’s 50 States In Versions Of The Past: The Historical Imagination In America Fiction, Harry B. Henderson III has referenced the timeless observation of Edgar Allan Poe about the short story form. He writes: “ ‘the unity of effect or impression’ was of prime importance as an effect the Read More…