The male child in an African home is as a diamond, an heir - the definition of permanence. And this is where the pressure begins. He is born into idealistic responsibilities thrust on him by a culture that keeps passing on the mythical baton of misery.
March 29, 2021
The Heresaid is about an author, Zumba, who is accused of heresy by a monarch. The monarch sends his Faithfuls- Axe, Avenger, Doom, Sword and Machet to kill him. The author (Zumba) pleads with Monarch to pardon him (Pg. 21), he also pleads with Reason to rescue his life- to plead on his behalf (Pg. 23).
March 27, 2021
In Ozoemena (No More Weeping), Opia-Enwemuche Maxwell Onyemaechi uses the armament of poetry to continue a long tradition of telling and retelling of a history that is deliberately suppressed by politically motivated revisionist and distortionist.
November 6, 2020
No Such Thing As Halfway: A Novel tells the story of a young African couple and their long-distance romance against tribal forces that threaten to tear it apart. An exhilarating novel of immeasurable emotional power, No Such Thing As Halfway asks how much we are willing to sacrifice for the sake of love or for the sake of family.
August 7, 2020
Every history is a catalogue of stories knitted by various players to paint a true picture of what actually happened in time past or to report a narrative when chronological approach is deployed.
July 8, 2020