Book Review: The Progress of Love by Alice Munro

Because we are all born and will die it can seem convenient to imagine the trajectory of life as a straight line connecting these two major events but anyone with any modicum of introspection can deduce that this is not the case. The path of one’s life, though assumed to be better the more linear […]

Book Review: Aminatta Forna’s ‘The Memory of Love’

Memory of Love starts leisurely, taking you into the internal workings of the mind of an old man, his frail state and his small world. You learn how he preserves his memories, and how he visits them frequently, and how being at the end of his life there is nowhere else to go but to […]

QPL INTERVIEWS: TOLU FALODE

The QPL interviewee for our ‘Rebirth’ month is the beautiful Tolu Falode. Tolu Falode is a law graduate, writer, blogger and motivational speaker. She shares stories from her heart to help people advance in their faith, relationships and destiny. She is the author of Gift of Grace. Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is […]

QPL INTERVIEWS: EFE PAUL AZINO

One of Africa’s finest Poets, Efe Paul Azino took some time to answer some questions about his craft and his journey. He is widely regarded as one of Nigeria’s leading performance poets. Efe has been a headliner at many of the nation’s premier poetry venues. He is the founder and director of the Lagos International Poetry Festival, director […]

QPL Book Review: The Wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and other Sorry Tales

  Ayo Sogunro is well known as one of our illustrious twitter lords over on “Naija Twitter”. In real life, he is a lawyer and a human rights activist…wait, it also says here that he is a writer. The Wonderful Life of Senator Boniface and other Sorry Tales is a collection of short stories and […]

QPL INTERVIEWS: JIMI DISU

Jimi Disu is veteran journalist covering politics in the span of his lengthy career in the fourth estate. His interviews with high profile Nigerians have been featured in THIS DAY and Vanguard newspapers, and he has made guest appearances on Channels Television’s “Sunrise morning show”. Currently, he runs a Saturday morning show on TV Continental, […]

WHY YOU SHOULD JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER

  Nick Thacker through his blog LiveHacked.com, writes about writing as well as the many tasks the modern writer takes on as a digital entrepreneur. In this article he addresses the importance of your book cover and how indie authors can get it right. Why You Should Judge a Book By Its Cover… …Because everyone […]