CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST 2018 [SEPTEMBER] ‘NIGERIA 2019: OF THUMBS & PVCs’

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers invites poets from Nigeria to enter their poems for the September 2018 edition of the BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC). This month’s theme is: ‘NIGERIA 2019: OF THUMBS & PVCs’ and it will be the last for the 2018 Season of the BPPC. For the better part...

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BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST: KINGSLEY DOMINIC IS BPPC AUGUST 2018 WINNER

Kingsley Dominic has won the August edition of the BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC) 2018 which was themed: ‘JOURNEYING’.  Dominic beat 89 other entrants to the first prize with his rhymed poem ‘ON A STORMY SHORE’. Ogedengbe Tolulope Impact, the winner of the July edition, emerged the first-runner-up for his poem...

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TOMISIN OGUNNUBI

NAME: TOMISIN OGUNNUBI BOOK(S): A WALK IN HER SHOES (2018, Co-author) GENRE: PROSE (NON-FICTION) BIOGRAPHY: OLUWATOMISIN JASMIN OGUNNUBI is a Nigerian High school student who came into the limelight when in 2016 she developed a location tracking App called ‘My Locator’ at the age of 12. The app has a...

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REVIEW: PREPARE TO BE “AROUSED AND ENTHRALLED” WITH SIGNIFICANTLY “SUBLIME AND GRACEFUL EXPRESSIONS” IN OGAR’S ‘FIRST LIGHT’

TITLE: FIRST LIGHT: 50 SELECTED POEMS AUTHOR: LUKE OGAR GENRE: POETRY PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-967-585-2 NO. OF PAGES: 70 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU First Light is witty and the author should be applauded for his interesting rhyme pattern and its ability to make...

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A WALK IN HER SHOES

TITLE: A WALK IN HER SHOES AUTHORS: YEWANDE OGUNNUBI & TOMISIN OGUNNUBI GENRE: PROSE (NON-FICTION) NUMBER OF PAGES: 102 PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2018 ISBN: 978-978-55613-9-5 REVIEW: ‘A WALK IN HER SHOES’ IS UNPRETENTIOUS, “EMINENTLY READABLE AND RELATABLE” WITH DIVERSE PERSPECTIVES BOOK SUMMARY: A WALK IN HER SHOES is...

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LUKE OGAR

NAME: LUKE OGAR BOOK(S): FIRST LIGHT: 50 SELECTED POEMS (2018) GENRE: POETRY, PROSE BIOGRAPHY: LUKE OGAR is a medical doctor, an alumnus of the University of Ibadan. He has been writing since 2013 and is keen on poetry, story writing and general commentary. He also has a passion for music and dabbles...

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REVIEW: ‘A WALK IN HER SHOES’ IS UNPRETENTIOUS, “EMINENTLY READABLE AND RELATABLE” WITH DIVERSE PERSPECTIVES

TITLE: A WALK IN HER SHOES AUTHORS: YEWANDE OGUNNUBI & TOMISIN OGUNNUBI GENRE: PROSE (NON-FICTION) PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-55613-9-5 NO. OF PAGES: 102 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU In this deeply emotional account, mother and daughter recount stories from their unique perspectives. A Walk in her...

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FIRST LIGHT: 50 SELECTED POEMS

TITLE: FIRST LIGHT: 50 SELECTED POEMS AUTHOR: LUKE OGAR GENRE: POETRY NUMBER OF PAGES: 70 PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2018 ISBN: 978-978-967-585-2 REVIEW: PREPARE TO BE “AROUSED AND ENTHRALLED” WITH SIGNIFICANTLY “SUBLIME AND GRACEFUL EXPRESSIONS” IN OGAR’S ‘FIRST LIGHT’ BOOK SUMMARY: FIRST LIGHT is a collection of fifty beautifully...

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YEWANDE OGUNNUBI

NAME: YEWANDE OGUNNUBI BOOK(S): A WALK IN HER SHOES (2018, Co-author) GENRE: PROSE (NON-FICTION) BIOGRAPHY: YEWANDE OGUNNUBI is a lawyer by training and a passionate women and children’s rights advocate by calling. She has many years of experience in the international development space working to promote gender equity, human right,...

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST 2018 [AUGUST] ‘JOURNEYING’

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers invites poets from Nigeria, Africa and all over the world to enter their poems for the August 2018 edition of the BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC). This month’s theme is  ‘JOURNEYING’.  Life is a journey and it’s about growing and changing and coming to terms with...

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