Literary Zone

Poetry----Bye Bye-oh Abayomi, Bye Bye

Poetry----Bye Bye-oh Abayomi, Bye Bye

By Gbakanda Kamara in Norway Tem don rich for go; nartin nor dae for ever Tem don rich for ask yu sef, watin yu don do for wi Tem don rich for knack (...)

| July 2006 | 724 views

Book Review: Harvest of Hate

Book Review: Harvest of Hate

By JOHN CARTER Growing up in war-torn West Africa, he believes he’s seen the darkest part of the human heart. Still, Roland Marke believes a (...)

| May 2006 | 807 views

POETRY------Where Are All The Flowers Gone?

POETRY------Where Are All The Flowers Gone?

Today is the birthday of one of our Norway correspondents, Mr. Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria (photo). We would like to take this opportunity to wish Mr. (...)

| April 2006 | 499 views

Poetry---Le Retour

Poetry---Le Retour

Le Retour (The Return) By Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria Are you surprised that I am on pilgrimage? Or did I begin the act of pilgrimage? That you call (...)

| January 2006 | 529 views

Short Story—The Aphrodisiac

Short Story—The Aphrodisiac

By Karamoh Kabba. Safiatu was in her prime when she arrived from Sierra Leone. Her beauty charmed both young and old men in the community at first sight. (...)

| January 2006 | 673 views

Short Story-----Red Apple

Short Story-----Red Apple

By Karamoh Kabba. Red Apple is not just another grocery store - it’s a way of life for Africans in the Washington Metropolitan area. It’s (...)

| January 2006 | 628 views

Poetry----Cry Sierra Leone

Poetry----Cry Sierra Leone

Cry Sierra Leone By Mohamed Boye Jallo Jamboria On High We Exhaulted thee ;Land meant for the free! Free no more are your Children and (...)

| January 2006 | 705 views

Poetry-----"Enough is Enough"

Poetry-----"Enough is Enough"

“Enough is Enough” By Roland Bankole Marke Handicapped by an engraved segregation A germ of servitude antibiotics never cure Cancerous (...)

| December 2005 | 453 views

Short Story---Wara’s War On Terror

By Karamoh Kabba. Wara’s War on Terror “My left leg is cold, I mean real cold and numb.” Wara complained. She massaged and exercised (...)

| December 2005 | 589 views

Poetry------ Of Hope and Dinosaurs

By Syl Cheyney-Coker Always, we searched in the stone river, while the slaughterhouse was waiting for us, long before we turned the saccharin of words (...)

| November 2005 | 385 views