REVIEW: ‘LET ME RUN MAD TODAY’ WILL NEVER BE A BORING READ FOR ANY LOVER OF POETRY, ART AND LITERATURE

TITLE: LET ME RUN MAD TODAY  AUTHOR: OPE DARA  GENRE: POETRY PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-966-923-3 NO. OF PAGES: 62 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU Buried in this vivacious title are stunning words that can stir and command all sorts of emotions and feelings all at once....

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REVIEW: IN ‘HEELS ON STEEL’ DARA PORTRAYS THE DIFFERENT FACETS OF GENDER IN THE SOCIETY

TITLE: HEELS ON STEEL  AUTHOR: OPE DARA  GENRE: DRAMA PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-966-924-0 NO. OF PAGES: 78 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU Heels on Steel is a family drama which is set in the home of Chief Adeleke, a tolerant middle-aged husband of a radical feminist. Ope...

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REVIEW: ‘EVEN THE RICH BEG’ IS A MOVING STORY OF PAIN AND PASSION, POVERTY AND WEALTH…

TITLE: EVEN THE RICH BEG AUTHOR: ONYEBUCHI OBIDIMARU GENRE: PROSE FICTION PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-965-581-6 NO. OF PAGES: 122 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU Even the Rich Beg contains gritty realism of everyday life in Nigeria. Despite the unpromising title, this tale promises a patch-up...

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HEELS ON STEEL

TITLE: HEELS ON STEEL AUTHOR: OPE DARA GENRE: DRAMA NUMBER OF PAGES: 78 PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2018 ISBN: 978-978-966-924-0 AWARDS: NIL REVIEW: ‘IN ‘HEELS ON STEEL’ DARA PORTRAYS THE DIFFERENT FACETS OF GENDER IN THE SOCIETY‘ BLURB: HEELS ON STEEL is the story of one woman’s search for...

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EVEN THE RICH BEG

TITLE: EVEN THE RICH BEG AUTHOR: ONYEBUCHI OBIDIMARU GENRE: PROSE NUMBER OF PAGES: 122 PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2018 ISBN: 978-978-965-581-6 AWARDS: NIL REVIEW: ‘EVEN THE RICH BEG’ IS A MOVING STORY OF PAIN AND PASSION, POVERTY AND WEALTH…‘ BLURB: “Life often dishes rutabagas when cherries are craved. EVEN...

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LET ME RUN MAD TODAY

TITLE: LET ME RUN MAD TODAY AUTHOR: OPE DARA GENRE: POETRY NUMBER OF PAGES: 62 PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2018 ISBN: 978-978-966-923-3 AWARDS: NIL REVIEW: ‘LET ME RUN MAD TODAY’ WILL NEVER BE A BORING READ FOR ANY LOVER OF POETRY, ART AND LITERATURE‘ BLURB: This collection of creatively...

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OPE DARA

NAME: OPE DARA BOOK(S): HEELS ON STEEL (2018), LET ME RUN MAD TODAY (2018) GENRE: POETRY, PROSE, DRAMA AWARDS: NIL BIOGRAPHY: OPE DARA is a Nigerian writer born in Oka-Akoko, Ondo state. Dara, whose writings cuts across poetry, prose, and drama, describes herself as a literati who appreciates the polymorphous...

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OLUWATOSIN OLABODE

NAME: OLUWATOSIN OLABODE BOOK(S): WHEN GOD FALLS IN LOVE (2018) GENRE: POETRY AWARDS: NIL BIOGRAPHY: OLUWATOSIN OLABODE is a Behavioral & Character Development Coach, Public Speaker, Bible Teacher, Spoken Word Artist, Youth Mentor and author of two books – The Big One and Insights. He is the founder and Chairman...

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WHEN GOD FALLS IN LOVE

TITLE: WHEN GOD FALLS IN LOVE AUTHOR: OLUWATOSIN OLABODE GENRE: POETRY NUMBER OF PAGES: 66 PUBLISHERS: WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2018 ISBN: 978-978-965-994-4 AWARDS: NIL REVIEW: ‘REVIEW: ‘WHEN GOD FALL’S IN LOVE RECOMMENDED FOR PEOPLE TRYING TO MAKE SENSE OF THEIR PLACE IN THE WORLD AND UNDERSTAND GOD’ BLURB: WHEN...

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REVIEW: ‘WHEN GOD FALL’S IN LOVE’ IS RECOMMENDED FOR PEOPLE TRYING TO MAKE SENSE OF THEIR PLACE IN THE WORLD AND UNDERSTAND GOD

TITLE: WHEN GOD FALLS IN LOVE AUTHOR: OLUWATOSIN OLABODE GENRE: POETRY PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-965-994-4 NO. OF PAGES: 66 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU When God Falls in Love is a morality poem set against a Judaeo-Christian backdrop of faith, grace, piety and the...

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