What is the source of your poetry. The poet Saddiq Dzukogi tells about the background of his recent poetry. An important event is the acceptation for a Ph.D. study at the Nebraska University (USA). It is just one of the life changing events in recent times. Read more about it in this article.
You will find here a poem, originally published in the New Orleans Review. The poem is written by Saddiq Dzukogi. He is from the northern parts of Nigeria and he does some poeticking in his days, when he is not teaching at a College of Education.
It is my personal opinion that poets often get less attention than their collegaues who prefer to use more words. A poem is often a shortened expression that leaves room for imagination. It draws the reader into the poem, by letting the reader join the discovery of a new world, use his own imagination, give … Continue reading uche umez interviews new parresia poet