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Dear Mama by Badmus Olalekan Ibrahim
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Although this work is not about my beautiful mother alone, it’s for all mothers out there who gave their children love and attention, it is about the nation Nigeria as a mother to us all, it is also for Africa the mother of all African countries. It speaks about visions and deep knowledge of nature for those who love and understand riddles.
Sketchings of a Lay: Poetic Pictures of the Mind by Bill Bassey Okpa
Price: Free! Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Sketchings of a Lay is a collection of ideas, admonitions, prayers, cries, letters, comments and more about life, love, people, Nigeria and Africa.
African Princess and Other Poems by Lucky O. Ighedose, Ph.D
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Literary collections » American / African American
"African Princess and Other Poems" is a collection of poems on the beauty of the African woman characterized by good cultural values, comportment, carriage, honesty, and humane and compassionate heart towards her man, her children and the entire household which includes the extended family members. The book also has poems on sundry issues of basic life virtues, e.g. forgiveness and courage.
The Nature of My Signature by Jackson T Matimba
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016 by Royalty Publishing USA. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This is a book of many surprises, is a book of great revelations. This book is a book of the best rhymes. This is a book full of wise sayings; it is a book of all kinds of stories. This is a book of noble views and approaches, and this is a book of very deep thoughts. This is a book of all ages and for all ages; this book is a book of fair judgement. This is a book of good news and new ideas;
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues by Julius Jamaal McLean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is a poetry collection consisting of 65 poems. The poems are separated into 11 distinct sections. Harlem Nights and Footstep Blues is rooted in a modern sense of black cultural, social, and artistic rebirth while paying homage to the artistic foundation laid by the great pioneers of the past.
Current Sentiment by Lenny Shirin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
In Once Again Rejoiced, Lenny Shirin uses delicate, emotive poetry to present the tenderness of love. This beauty is then contrasted in Half Assumed Stunt, in which ‘Selfishly you trick me into your arms / whilst I await cruelty in your lies." A thought-provoking, universally relatable collection by an exciting new talent.
Musings of A Tangled Tongue by Yemi Adesanya
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Musings of a Tangled Tongue is a brave new entry, an exciting collection of poems that cut across a range of subjects: love, life, lust, adventure, work-life balance, etc. The fresh, exciting, mischievous, and experimental style of the author makes this a fun addition to any poetry lover's library.
Prison Walls - 100 African Poems by Stephen Mutuanga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Prison walls is an anthology of a hundred poems from Africa, tackling the questions above and more in an African way and matters of the continent -Yesterday, today and tomorrow. They touch a raw nerve in your deepest emotions and meditations of your -Yesterday, today and tomorrow... and release you from behind prison walls.
A Key and a Lock And Other Selected Works by William Hare
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This is a work consisting of a series of poems that relate to the nuances of human connections within regular, day to day living experiences. They are familiar experiences that often require intricate thinking to understand. This is embodied in two of the poems that especially relate to this type of situation. A KEY AND A LOCK relates to the experience of exploring and hopefully at least partially
Proudly, I Am. - Joké Laniyonu Mayers by Joke' S. Mayers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Proudly, I Am - A Collection of Powerful and Motivational Poetry on Life, Love and Relationships. The poetry of Joké Laniyonu Mayers brings a refreshing view to everyday feelings, thoughts and experiences; and the resulting poetry is motivational, happy, sad sometimes, timely, sobering and also playful. Running the full gamut of human emotions, it appeals to the adventurous soul in each of us.
Cries in the Wilderness by Morris Yoll
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Since its independence in 1956, The Sudan is a nation riddled with wars, human rights abuses, and man-made catastrophes. The first civil war in The Sudan started in 1955, a year before The Sudan got its independence in 1956.
The Emanate by Rita Asemota Omoruyi
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Suspense,intrigue and romance are eminent in this superlative compilation,that digs deep into the imaginative world of war,death,hate and love. As an outstanding fictional writer,Rita Asemota Omoruyi has once again proven her exceptional proficiency of telling stories through her fused skill of fictional writing and poetry.
Butterflies in the Breeze by James Forson
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poetry about the everyday with fresh insights on common place events and things. It is the sort of book you keep at your bedside and dip into from time to time.
An Ode To Death by Ada Kate Uchegbu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
What is death? . I have been here before. I know- because I could still recognize the familiar smell. What is death?. I have been here before. I know-because my heart keeps reminding me of the next step to take. What is death?. I have been here before. I know-because I can still remember about my unfulfilled dreams and ambitions
Lost to the Alpenglow by Maryam Ali Ali
You set the price! Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A collection of poetry for all readers and lovers of the art, it soothes the nerves and connects with the reader. This is a collection you will enjoy reading again and again. RELEVANCE By the variables on ground And the prevailing circumstance I can't help but wonder At the zebra pattern Of the lives of These humble souls In an ambiguous world
Beyond - A Collection of Micro-poetry by Famous-Isaacs Ogadu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015 by Mystery Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This collection of micro poetry will leave you beyond imagination as hope travels across the streets to you, and what is the end is just the beginning. It is beyond this Beyond.
Money Talk Is An Ear Sore !!(Part One) by John Ambuli
You set the price! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
The money talk has become monotonous in life in the city.Where on this earth can someone get change ?
Inspired by Chandre Toye
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015 by Ink Blood. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Twenty Seven poems from Writer and Poet Chandre Toye. From Cryptic Romance to Solutions, these scribbling's will expose the heart and soul of this poetic writer.
This Evil World by John Ambuli
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: Simple English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
Those that are supposed to protect the people are themselves stuck in the evil.Who will save the world from this evil ?