fresh poetry book

I have read poetry by Wole Soyinka.

I have read poems by Okot p’Bitek.

A continent apart.

Often poetry is handed  over in songs and oral literature. The rythms of the words, the togetherness of syllables. The longing of phrases. You can find it in poetry.

A collection of poems, Akello, has just been published by Abigail Arunga.

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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