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Posted On November 11, 2016 | Comments Off on Poet Muse: Gladys May Casely-Hayford

(educator, writer, 1904-1950)   My lips were buds of innocence until you     came one day And drew a fountain from my heart and     careless went your way[1] Born in Axim, Ghana, Gladys May [...]

editorial: Infinite Wonders

July 8, 2016 | Comments Off on editorial: Infinite Wonders

poet muse: Kofi Awoonor (1935 – 2013)

July 8, 2016 | Comments Off on poet muse: Kofi Awoonor (1935 – 2013)

Poetry Potion 9 Cover Reveal

May 30, 2016 | Comments Off on Poetry Potion 9 Cover Reveal

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Posted On October 13, 2014 | Comments Off on Creating With You – how the Babishai Niwe Poetry Award nurtures African poets

Babishai Niwe Poetry Award was founded by Beverley Nambozo Nsengiyunva, in 2008 as a prize for Ugandan women poets. It started out as a prize for the Ugandan women poets but this year, submissions where open [...]

Q&A: Ashraf Booley

September 25, 2014 | Comments Off on Q&A: Ashraf Booley

“Art is Life,” Misber – Phenomenal 9

August 8, 2014 | Comments Off on “Art is Life,” Misber – Phenomenal 9

Dimakatso Noetic Sebolai – Phenomenal 9

August 8, 2014 | Comments Off on Dimakatso Noetic Sebolai – Phenomenal 9
Posted On November 4, 2016 | Comments Off on book excerpt: Flowers of a Broken Smile by Mak Manaka — Book Lover’s Hangout

“Behind our smiles and somewhere deep inside each one of us, there are broken flowers of love, of loss, of relationship, and of memory.” Mak Manaka Mak Manaka has published two collections of poetry If [...]

poetry seen: 6th Word N Sound International Youth Poetry Festival

September 19, 2016 | Comments Off on poetry seen: 6th Word N Sound International Youth Poetry Festival

Mak Manaka’s new poetry collection “Flowers of a Broken Smile” is Out!

September 16, 2016 | Comments Off on Mak Manaka’s new poetry collection “Flowers of a Broken Smile” is Out!