Krystal Pen

Fiction, Poetry and everything Literary. Every voice should be heard.

Shortlist for the Krystal Pen spoken word poetry competition released!

We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the maiden edition of Krystal Pen spoken word poetry contest. As it is our mission and tradition to air every unheard voice, to give a platform to every unprivileged writer, the #15000 prize money should encourage and motivate writers across the continent, who are yet to have the big stage. Our Judges are Joel Pereyi and Olaleye Doyin Sunshine The shortlisted spoken […]

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Wayfarer/ poem/ by Funge-owei Michael Nemine

WAYFARER They said he fell in the shores of Agbana1 the runner with no tracks wayfarer they said something left when his shadow turned to miserable memories blown into forcados2 something like scattered happiness. Those things his footsteps painted on our faces, the intermittent drawing back of lips. They said death came on a certain day and all they could salvage was that exhausted shell that lost the gift of […]

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