Segun Akinlolu performs his poetry backing himself on an acoustic guitar and sometimes with some African percussion instruments. Born in Ibadan, Nigeria, he currently lives in Ottawa, Canada. He is a member of the League of Canadian Poets and the Association of Nigerian Authors. More information regarding Segun's poetry and music can be found at Beautiful Nubia. Catch this interesting article written by Segun titled A Word Merchantís Logbook.
published in Bywords.ca June 2003
reprinted in the Bywords Quarterly Journal Volume 1 Number 2 (Summer 2003)
|A COLD EVENING IN THE MARKET|
published in Bywords.ca March 2003
John Newlove Poetry Award 2003/2004 honourable mention