Literary Zone

Poetry-Monkey Tail

Monkey Tail I will not be intimate with a temptress, Will not take the tempting stress, But you cannot love the monkey and hate its tail. Stop (...)

by Gibril Koroma | February 2009 | 689 views

Poetry—Celebrating Humanity? Yes, we Can!

Celebrating Humanity? Yes, we Can! (Eulogy for Barak Hussein Obama,embodiment of the unity of the human race) B y Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria, (...)

| January 2009 | 862 views

Poetry—The Wooden Bowl

The Wooden Bowl By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. I guarantee you will remember the tale of the Wooden Bowl tomorrow, a week from (...)

| January 2009 | 1443 views

Poetry—Yenga oh Yenga

This is an ode to the people of Sierra Leone whose territory, Yenga in Kailuhun District continues to be occupied by Guinean forces more than a decade (...)

| January 2009 | 729 views

Poetry: A Note to a Friend - Part 1

A Note to a Friend-Part 1 By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. You have asked me the same questions Day in, day out. Now I give you (...)

| January 2009 | 562 views

Short story-The Angel of Death

The Angel of Death By Bakar Mansaray, Toronto, Canada. As she limped along the bush-path that led to the refugee camp, the early morning dew (...)

| December 2008 | 1168 views

Poetry—The Child of Destiny

The Child of Destiny By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. No one knows what tomorrow holds, Because destiny is fatally flawed It (...)

| November 2008 | 668 views


Holidays By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. I Holidays are happy times Spent with loved ones Reliving happy (...)

| November 2008 | 560 views

Poetry—My Mother’s Warning

My Mother’s Warning By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. My daughter: “Without social affluence and Economic wealth, the world disregards (...)

| September 2008 | 577 views