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Are You Social Networking Or Social Media Marketing?

by Nicole Ross Just recently I attended a poetry event and met a “professional poet” who was very confident in himself and his marketing strategy....

One day I will write a poem….

One day I will write a poem it is not necessarily a poem to make you laugh or cry, its just a poem about being scared...

This is not a poem by Emebiriodo

Life's short Be a rebel A villain A hero A crook Break rules nwanne Jot those verses Pen that prose Sing without words Dance in the rain Avoid love if you can Travel Sing with your...

Festival Poetry Calabar holds from December 18 to 20, 2019

Festival Poetry Calabar (FPC), an initiative of Poets in Nigeria (PIN), takes place annually in the city of Calabar. Since its inception in 2015,...

It shall be untitled

Lost, not in a wilderness, perhaps within elements. Danger lurking yet safety guaranteed. Cliff climbing, harness unused, rope unneeded. Eyelids shut, yet stumbling not. Not touching, yet feeling. Not saying, yet heard. Not doing, yet achieving. Floating no strings, no limits, no barrier, lightweight, yet...

BEFORE YOU MAKE LOVE

Get drunk on snail semen, And learn to do the dance of the whooping crane; Enact the established rite Among Stafford shire figures And paper-mâché reveries, With the compelling,...

Sights from the Grand Final of War Of Words Season 8

The Grand Final of Nigeria's foremost Slam Poetry Competition, War Of Words Season 8, held on December 1, 2019. It was an awesome display of...

Here the pictures of the Semi-Final of War Of Words Season 8

It was an enjoyable afternoon on Sunday November 17, 2019 at Kona Recreation Hub as 18 exciting young poets battled it out at the...

Violence of Silence by Akeem Adetayo Oyalowo

It was the age of consent That got condensed Incense That has no incentives Got stuck on a single perspective Perceptions Got more than a fair share of reception And accelerated...