We are proud to announce the release of 10 new chapbooks under the 2020 Words Rhymes & Rhythm Chapbook Series (WRR-CBS) 2020 and Green Author Prize (GAP) initiative. The CBS 2020 authors are Abugu Chukwudalu M., Billyhadiat Taofeeqoh Adeola, Divine Inyang Titus, Ehi-kowochio Ogwiji, Iliya Kambai Dennis, Korede Kakaaki, Martins Deep, Naimah Abdullahi Sabo, Nnadi Samuel and Sarafadeen Ibrahim.
Below is a list of the published titles and their respective authors:
- I TRIED TO SPELL YOU IN CLOUDS AND THEIR WATERS by Abugu Chukwudalu M.
- DECEMBER BEGINS THE NEW YEAR by Billyhadiat Taofeeqoh Adeola
- A BEAUTIFUL PLACE TO BE BORN by Divine Inyang
- ICEBREAKER by Ehi-kowochio Ogwiji
- SONGS WE SING BEFORE WE SLEEP by Iliya Kambai Dennis
- MY GRIEF IN A NUTSHELL by Korede Kakaaki
- A SHEAF OF WHISPERING LEAVES by Martins Deep
- EVERGREEN by Naimah Abdullahi Sabo
- REOPENING OF WOUNDS by Nnadi Samuel
- REBIRTH by Sarafadeen Ibrahim
We are grateful for the editors of the WRR-CBS 2020 – Jide Badmus, Adedayo Agarau, Shittu Foworah, and Salihu Mahe – without whom this project would not have existed.
The chapbooks, featuring poetry and short stories, are available for download: