Rasaq Malik

is a Nigerian poet and essayist. He is a cofounder of Àtẹ́lẹwọ́, the first digital journal devoted to publishing work written in the Yorùbá language.

Nation Poetry


  i. In the dark, a woman traces the body of her son the way she traces the map of scars that adorns her body. It is night in their village. Outside, the branches of trees fal…

Sep 29, 2022 / no-paywall / Rasaq Malik