Category: Creative Writing Guides

Creative Writing Guides
// 28 June 2019
Connect Nigeria Writers Conference 2019

It’s the Connect Nigeria Writers Conference 2019 Are you writer? Do you seek for ways of turning your passion for writing into a profitable business? Do you wish to earn sustainable income from your writing career? Then attend the Connect Nigeria Writers Conference where successful and experienced writers including your very own Chioma Ngaikedi discuss…

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African Art
// 8 October 2016

We believe in Rainmaking in my village, Amagu, and in most villages around the planes of the east. We believe in placing leaves and mirrors in the gaze of the sun and begging the clouds to hold its temper.

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African Art
// 8 October 2016
The Seer

Once upon a time! In the time when cars are in use and houses are built in concrete. In a time when giant dragons made of iron and steel fly in the air. In a time, when people have a voice so loud that they could converse with each other even when they are continents…

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African Art
// 6 October 2016
Gambling

Slaves are everywhere, indeed anywhere you turn to. But, many point at others, most times those from the hinterland, not knowing that they themselves are bigger slaves. There is a form of slavery that recruits millions daily. You definitely know it, but might not have considered it to be slavery. Are you a slave?……..

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African Art
// 6 October 2016

Traditional norms and values are meant to entrench peace, harmony and orderliness in our society. However, when misapplied, they can destroy much more than they can build. Here, love, which is the essence of life, is threatened by some strongly held codes.

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African Art
// 6 October 2016
Innocence

We were born with love Each and every one of us. We were born with courage Warriors in the womb Every child is an open book

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African Art
// 1 October 2016
Bus Preachers

“Your right to swing your fist stops where my nose starts”, so says a popular dictum. However, some people seem to be riding on the crest of religion to bend this principle. Should this be encouraged, simply because, no one wants to be tagged an atheist or agnostic?

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African Art
// 1 October 2016
African Cobwebs

Africa is a land with unique peculiarities. Almost nothing is actually thought to be just what is obvious to the eyes. Superstition is almost as entrenched as the doctrine of life itself. But, can this retard human progress? Is this a system that should endure?

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African Art
// 1 October 2016
Bus Conductors in Nigeria

Cities are unique for many things: huge population, traffic, buildings and structures, and also NOISE. But amidst the noise, there is a rhythm; some music; coming from where? A certain group of ‘Hustlers’….

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African Art
// 1 October 2016
The Riot

A story set in Northern Nigeria where religious crisis and communal violence tear friends, families, neighborhoods and communities apart. Here, two friends who have never known their differences get entangled in one of such violent episodes where their love is put to the test. How far can love really take them?

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