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Why (Not) Write | Interview: Amara Nicole Okolo (Audio)

#WhyNotWrite See our essays and other interviews here Interview Notes About: 00:52 – Amara discusses her work as an all-round artist – writer, painter, designer, photographer – and her city loves, Abuja and Lagos. 02:00 – She discusses writing fiction (many genres), nonfiction, writing for comics and animations. 03:02 – She talks about how people stories […]

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Why (Not) Write? A Collection of Author Interviews

#WhyNotWrite Kindly share and distribute with the hashtag above. Prelude: For The Love Of Words by Suyi Davies Okungbowa Interview: Amara Nicole Okolo *[UNVEILED!] Interview: Sarah Ladipo Manyika *[UNVEILED!] Responses: Comments, forums, blogs, tweets, and discourse related to #WhyNotWrite Support us WordsAreWork spends good amounts of time, effort and amounts like N75,000 to bring good stuff like […]

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The Lectern: Rape – Our Fault?

Hello WAW people, This year came charged mehnnn, I tell you. The first quarter was ‘pure’, and now the second quarter has started with all manner of promise. Rights and justice for women and the girl child are topics we remain passionate about, especially in a society that appears to care less and less everyday. […]

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Henry – Part 2

The conclusion of a two-part story. Read part 1 HERE.   Wherever you go, wherever you be, do not say ‘yes’ when you need to say ‘no’.   The voice was deep and masculine, in an angry American accent. “I said, what the fuck are you a$$*%$#@ doing by my car?” In the twinkle of […]