Browsing tag: Poems

COAL TO HOST COLONEL DELE AROGUNDADE IN JOS

The Custodians Of African Literature COAL, presents the Book reading and Signing of the collection of Poems ”Perceptions (Unabridged)” by Dele Arogundade. About the Author Oladele Oluyede Arogundade is a Colonel with the Nigerian Army, Commander of the Command Workshop, Army Headquarters Garrison at Mogadishu cantonment, Abuja. He is a highly intuitive young man with an exceptional imaginative capability. He is an avid reader with an insatiable penchant for writing.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Electronics

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A METAPHOR FOR REALITY; REVIEW OF JOSHUA OMENA’S BRAVE BY FARIDA ADAMU.

Title: Brave (A Collection of Poems) Author: Joshua Omena Reviewer: Farida Adamu

From the opening pages of Brave, we are introduced to the poet and the basis for his brevity, scripture. We find fragments, verses from the Bible at different points in the work. In the first poem Writing on the Wall we see Omena's desire to find God in everything. "In the darkness found in the edges" We see his longing for the simple and ephemeral things. Ghost Town explores pain and the effects of the actions of

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