Literary Zone

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 | 605 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 | 1244 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 | 724 views


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

| November 2008 | 600 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 | 623 views


Obama By Gbanabom Hallowell,Freetown, Sierra Leone. Your father drank the bold waters of the Victoria Long ago when it had its proper name. (...)

| September 2008 | 569 views

Poetry---Get to Know Me First

Get to Know Me First (A woman’s challenge to a suitor). By Josephine Ansumana I How can you call me “darling, sweetheart (...)

| September 2008 | 691 views

Poetry----Ode To My New Love, Nyapo

Ode To My New Love, Nyapo By Mohamed Konuwa-Tiello, The Netherlands. My heart continues to beat after having seen you The beauty I envisaged (...)

| September 2008 | 688 views

Poetry---The Look

The Look-(Dedicated to Barack Obama). By Oumar Farouk Sesay, Freetown, Sierra Leone. “Many years later I threw myself into the mouth of the (...)

| August 2008 | 610 views