Monthly Archives: April 2011

THE RAMBELNG RECLUSE – Who Killed Dele Odeyemi

WHO KILLED DELE ODEYEMI?  Friday, September 4, 2009 at 12:57am I can’t remember any of it… They tell me I did it… They tell me I was the culprit. Truly, the only thing I remember, is seeing the blood on … Continue reading

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POETRY CORNER – Risk Your Heart by The Dark Sage

Risk your heart Risk your heart? Don’t even know what that means But know it’s always worth it When you know how it feels It’s cold at night Sometimes lonely too But it’s always better When there’s someone to share … Continue reading

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POETRY CORNER – Dear Lady by Dark Sage

Dear Lady They say that ignorance is true bliss The fact that you don’t know me disproves this If we were together, I’d guarantee happiness What bliss exists in your “me”-less existence? I saw you see me from across the … Continue reading

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DECONTRUCTING ALFIE – Get To Know: Curren$y

Get To Know: Curren$y Curren$y Shante Anthony Franklin, better known as Curren$y, is a rising talent in Hip Hop whose name I’m yet to hear mentioned this side of the Atlantic; though I do expect to hear his name a … Continue reading

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THE RAMBLING RECLUSE – Loving Umar Pt.4

LOVING UMAR PART 4 TAYO I jerked awake and realized that I had been dreaming about my past with Umar. I was drenched in sweat and the fear that pervaded my heart actually caused it to stop beating for a … Continue reading

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02ALTERNATIVE THINKING – Say What?

So, as the world becomes all technologically obsessed (how can you tweet 60 times in one day?) I found myself trawling the timelines of Twitter. At first all my random quotes and half concluded thoughts flew about the Tweetniverse un-noticed … Continue reading

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READER CONTRIBUTION – The Torture in her soul by Fisayo Talabi

LOCATION – Lagos State; Centre of Excellence.  House 3, Adams Street, Lekki phase 1, Lagos. “More like Centre of emotional Torture”. They lived quite well; above average. Femi had a good paying job as a mechanical engineer in a multinational … Continue reading

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THElinilSHOW: Journals of Mr. KoOk – My box, My mask, My room

(my box; my mask; my room: difficulties ago) Today is colorful… so colorful I’m scared. I find myself having ideas, but I’ve learned that’s bad: I’m the one person I can’t afford to listen to… Or so I’m told. Dr. … Continue reading

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POETRY CORNER -Ms. Ann Opheles by Dark Sage

Ms. Ann Opheles The four corners of my bed housed me Hiding me from the wild outer world Adjacent to me, she laid, limbs widespread Tickling me in my ear, she loves foreplay She was so slim and sexy with … Continue reading

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THE RAMBLING RECLUSE – Loving Umar Pt.3

LOVING UMAR Part 3 TODAY… TAYO I woke up in a room filled with flowers and edible stuff, but the thing that impressed upon my senses the most was the fact that I felt like I had been run over … Continue reading

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