Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon: Series 2

Yesterday, we began the countdown to the release of Nike Campbell-Fatoki’s Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon.  Read the first excerpt if you have not done so already. The story is continued below.  My shift ended at 7 a.m. I enjoyed the graveyard shift unlike Damon and Leroy, my colleagues. They preferred to spend their nights partying. I […]

STORY, STORY

  The main purpose of narrative writing is to tell a story. Its goal is to answer the question: “What happened then?” Novels, short stories, novellas, poetry, and biographies can all fall in the narrative writing style. The author creates different characters, and then tells the reader what happens to them. Narrative writing has definite […]

Ake Arts & Book Festival

A Cultural Feast The Ake Arts & Book Festival is five days of readings, panel discussions, interviews, school visits, music, film, performance art, dance, drama, fashion, food, competitions, art exhibitions, talks, book deals, book sales, parties – just about everything to do with books and the arts.    Date: 18-22 November, 2014    Theme: Bridges […]