Literary Zone

Poem in Krio: Wata Na Dak Ples

Poem in Krio: Wata Na Dak Ples

Wata Na Dak Ples By Les Rickford, USA. to mi, na wan gren poem dae na worl yu go jes dae rayt am normor tae go tae ning nang tem dae i go tae yu nor (...)

| September 2010 | 1252 views

Poetry: The Day God Winked

Poetry: The Day God Winked

The Day God Winked By Fayia Sellu, California, USA. January 6th, 1999. The sun was hung-over Groggily it stumbled to its place The national treasury (...)

| August 2010 | 584 views

Poetry: Here in Romarong

Poetry: Here in Romarong

Here in Romarong By Saidu Bangura, Praia, Cape Verde. Here in Romarong , this is all you see- groups of people recounting sweet happenings as they (...)

| August 2010 | 758 views

Poetry in Krio: Pati Gbos Gbos

Poetry in Krio: Pati Gbos Gbos

Snapshot: Pati Gbos Gbos By Les Rickford, USA. so wi dae na di pati oh mi tinap mi man lap na im wan oda bra grap bigin mek yap yap dem bonga raray (...)

| August 2010 | 583 views

Poetry-Down with Colonialism

Poetry-Down with Colonialism

Down with Colonialism By I T A Wallace-Johnson. God bless our valiant mosquitoes Which chased away our foes; And saved our land from pirates’ (...)

| July 2010 | 2016 views

For the lady that I can't help but love

For the lady that I can’t help but love

By Eternal Sunshine, USA. I have watched you with other guys, wondering why you have let them treat you the way they do...they came as missionaries, with (...)

| April 2010 | 526 views

Passion of Love – Part 1

Passion of Love – Part 1

By Lans Omar, Winnipeg. December 31st, 1985. In a household at Aberdeen, Freetown, Victor Brown, 25, a fresh graduate from Fourah Bay College, was busily (...)

| March 2010 | 589 views

Poetry: Old Pa Demba's House: Judgement Day

Poetry: Old Pa Demba’s House: Judgement Day

Old Pa Demba’s House: Judgement Day Mohamed Kunowah-Tinu Kiellow, The Netherlands Cunning Rabbit: A chicken that does not hear the shh-language (...)

| December 2009 | 548 views

Poetry-A Note to a friend (Part 2)

Poetry-A Note to a friend (Part 2)

A Note to a Friend— Part II By Josephine Ansumana, Freetown, Sierra Leone. I “Maybe you resist (...)

| November 2009 | 483 views

Poetry-Letter from a Refugee

Poetry-Letter from a Refugee

Letter from a Refugee By Fayia Sellu, California, USA. Dear Motherland, I writhe in depression In this glorified servitude Of my adopted land I will (...)

| October 2009 | 567 views

Book Review: The Candy Girl

Book Review: The Candy Girl

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation: www2.xlibris.com Author: Marcella Camara-Macauley ISBN: 1-4363-8789-2 (soft (...)

| October 2009 | 488 views