13th July 2017

You Must Set Forth at Dawn - Wole Soyinka

A tiger doesn't proclaim his tigritude, he pounces 

 

Wole Soyinka

 

Happy birthday, Wole Soyinka! The Nigerian playwright and poet was imprisoned for 22 months during the Nigerian Civil War. His captors refused to provide him pen and paper, but Soyinka somehow managed to write poems, essays, and letters anyway.