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The Mainland Book Café – by @neker17

I sat quietly in the backseat of the cab with my best friend. On a good day, I would have been smiling and winking randomly at people in passing cars. That was how I usually whiled away time whenever I was caught in this dreadful

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Genesis – by @MASKURAID

Many of us can’t precisely remember where we were at that particular instant when The Call came. I know I can’t and I’ve asked around from some of the others too, their responses are same as mine. At that time, we didn’t even know it

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#12DaysOfChristmas Poetry Contest, and the winner is…

On the 14th of December, 2014 Peregrine Reads unlocked her maiden edition of The Peregrine Reads Annual Online Poetry Challenge entitled THE #12DAYSOFCHRISTMAS. The purpose of the contest was to celebrate the season of Christmas by appreciating the beauty of poetry and increasing its awareness too. The

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African Books for Western Eyes | The New York Times

By ADAOBI TRICIA NWAUBANI ABUJA, Nigeria — MY close friend Mercy, when she heard about my novel, congratulated me: I had found out “what the white people wanted to read and given it to them.” Mercy had a point. The idea for my book may