EZENWA-OHAETO REACHED A HEIGHT OF HONESTY, PASSION AND VULNERABILITY IN ‘I BURN INCENSES BEFORE SLEEP’: A REVIEW OF EOPP 2018 WINNING POEM BY OYINDAMOLA SHOOLA

For me, in ‘I Burn Incenses before Sleep’, Ezenwa-Ohaeto reached a height of honesty, passion and vulnerability, one that flawlessly implements its didactics and has the power to affect people, things and systems that we hold on to religiously.

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST [MARCH 2019] ‘RHYME FOR CHILDREN’

All Nigerian poets are invited to enter their poems for the March 2019 edition of the monthly BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC). This month’s theme is: ‘RHYME FOR CHILDREN‘. A child is not a vase to be filled, but a fire to be lit. –Montaigne 1533–92 In this month’s edition, we are looking for rhyming poems that...

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THE SPRINNG LITERARY MOVEMENT OFFERS MENTORSHIP OPPORTUNITY TO ERIATA ORIBHABOR POETRY PRIZE APPLICANTS

Did you enter for the Eriata Oribhabor Poetry Prize (EOPP) 2018? If yes, then you are eligible for THE SPRING LITERARY MOVEMENT’s mentorship programme, a golden opportunity to improve your writing. Whether or not you obtained a spot in the finalist positions, this good news is for you!The Sprinng Literary...

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THE BIG MAN AND OTHER POEMS

TITLE: THE BIG MAN AND OTHER POEMSAUTHORS: F. O. C. IKWUEMESIBEGENRE: POETRYNUMBER OF PAGES: 78PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2019ISBN: 978-978-969-514-0 BOOK BLURBS: The poetic vision exhibited in The Big Man and Other Poems is fresh, aptly depicting the diversity of human experiences both in public and private spheres in...

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