‘Wander’: New Welsh Review

‘Grid’: Australian Poetry Journal

‘Castles,’ ‘Surrogate cell,’ ‘Scrapbook’: Malarkey Books

‘The left and right side’: Verity La

‘Forebear,’ ‘Timely,’ ‘Last love’: The Blue Nib

‘Ripening’: Plenitude Magazine

‘Conversation’: The Griffith Review 67

‘Kent,’ ‘December,’ ‘Eleven Eleven’: The Sunlight Press

‘Room’: Port Magazine, January 2020

‘Moonrise’: The Oxford Review of Books

‘Zone’: Scum

‘Black tea’: The Good Journal

‘Transport’: The Agonist

‘Plane as pie’: Dissonance Magazine

‘Capella,’ ‘Center,’ ‘A friend of kettles’: Speak Magazine

‘Homeland,’ ‘Filling’: Jacana Books

‘First Aid’: Strange Horizons

‘Ololufe mi’: Magma

Return’: Josephine Quarterly

‘Eighteen years in love,’ ‘Triangle’: The Paradox Review

‘After mammiwata,’ ‘Love is not love,’ ‘Friday is for you and me,’ ‘Family,’ ‘All the time’: The Wanderer

‘My baby is gone 1,’ ‘My baby is gone 2’: Opossum

Cabinet’: Two Cities Review

‘Ecstasy’: Poetry Salzburg Review

‘Break,’ ‘Saw,’ ‘Ore’: Poetry Wales

‘Crossbreeds’: Salamander Magazine

‘Birthmarks’: Jalada/Transition

‘Hobby,’ ‘Bicycle’: Gramma Poetry

‘Confluence,’ ‘Eve’: Mocking Heart Review

‘Passage’ ‘Movements’: Paris Lit Up Magazine

‘Magenta’ ‘River nun’: New Coin Poetry

‘Together’: Up the Staircase Quarterly

‘Race,’ ‘Persona’: Pittsburgh Poetry Review

‘What we are hearing,’ ‘Midway’: Chiron Review

‘Waking,’ ‘In spite,’ ‘Done’: Cosmonauts Avenue

‘Beginning and end,’ ‘Datte’: Wildness

‘Those five minutes,’ ‘June 12,’ ‘End,’ ‘Groping for keys’: Coldnoon International Journal of Travel Writing & Travelling Cultures

‘Finding,’ ‘Destination’: Pacifica Literary Review

‘You are next’: Transition

‘Hide and seek’: Ellipsis

‘Tip/Tukuici,’ ‘Of sunset/Faduwarrana,’ ‘Family/Iyali,’ and ‘Sunrise/Fitowarrana’: Taos Journal of International Poetry & Art

‘Pushcarts’: Spillway

‘Tomorrow,’ ‘Going,’ ‘October is flesh’: The Nottingham Review

‘Bodyslide,’ ‘Tales,’ ‘Skydiving,’ ‘Languages’: Numero Cinq

‘Twice’: CutBank

‘Two parts’: Mud Season Review

‘Gift’: The Lampeter Review

‘Watermarks,’ ‘Watermarks’: JUKED

‘World war,’ ‘Open’: Change Seven

‘Wedding night,’ ‘Mammiwata bay,’ ‘Six-D,’ ‘Vice versa,’ ‘22’: Nailed Magazine

‘Untitled’: Vinyl Poetry

‘Epilogue’: Off the Coast

‘Playthings’: The Puritan

‘Irony’: Grey Sparrow Journal

‘Family Question,’ ‘Dream,’ ‘Boyhood,’‘After the Thunderstorm’: Eureka Street

‘Trance’: Ink Sweat and Tears

‘Search’: Cadaverine Magazine

‘Haiku’: Akitsu Quarterly

‘Two Tanka’: Red Lights

‘Finding,’ ‘This Town’: New Literati

‘You’: Rogue Agent

‘Advice’: Rogue Agent

‘Lemonade’: Yellow Chair Review

‘The Centre,’ ‘Waiting,’ ‘Revelation’: Cargo Literary Magazine

‘Conversation,’ ‘About That Day,’ ‘Offside’: Synchronized Chaos

‘Miracles,’ ‘Composition,’ ‘Presidential Election’: Entartete Kunst Literary Review

‘Mama Taught Me How to be Blue’: Tipton Poetry Journal 

‘Sonata,’ ‘Sauna,’ ‘Confession,’ ‘Flash Flood’: Softblow Poetry Journal

‘Sunflower’: Praxis Magazine

‘The Plan,’ ‘Like My Mind’: Lawino Magazine

‘Ballet’: The Otter Magazine

‘Joy,’ ‘Mama Said’: Souvenir

‘Pulling Out a White World’: Birmingham Arts Journal

‘Tanka’: Atlas Poetica 20: A Journal of World Tanka

‘Happy Birthday’: The Bombay Review

‘Smoke and Sweat’: Helicon Magazine

‘Rise,’ ‘The Apple’s Blood,’ ‘I’m No Holiday Inn’: Watershed Review

‘Black Icing,’ ‘When I’m Eighteen’: Ann Arbor Review

‘Telescope’: Elohi Gadugi Journal

‘Tanka’: Undertow Tanka Review

‘For La Llorona’: The Missing Slate

‘Spell,’ ‘Solo Soul,’ ‘Rid’: The Kalahari Review

‘Pot and Tomb,’ ‘Before Her Birth,’ ‘True?’: Poetic Diversity

‘For an Elegist I,’ ‘A Name in Grids’: African Writer

‘Episodes,’ ‘Diatribes,’ ‘Diary’: Gobbet Magazine

‘Junction of Foes,’ ‘How,’ ‘On This Hill,’: The New Black Magazine


‘Going down memory lane’: Eureka Street

I wish he were here’: Eureka Street

‘Passage’: Scum magazine

‘Once in a Blue Life’: Speak Magazine

‘Parts of My Body’: The Lifted Brow,

‘Nine muses’: Going Down Swinging

‘They Are Not Brown Roofs, They Are Rusted’: Panorama: The Journal of Intelligent Travel

‘I did not join the gang of boys’: Eureka Street

‘Cities Are People Too’: Eureka Street

‘Life Lessons from the Abuja-Keffi Expressway’: Eureka Street

‘How Children Learn Under Mango Trees’: Slice Magazine

‘The Tale of Meddling Mama Daniel’: Eureka Street

Shadows of a Bleak Edifice? A Review of the 2011 Caine Prize for African Writing Anthology’: Critical Literature Review


Two photographs celebrating Black fatherhood: Urban Ivy