The longlist for last week’s ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (OCTOBER 2019, Week 1) is shown below, in the respective categories:

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Abimbola Monilola for her entry, Right or left?

2. Anene Ebubechukwu Anthony for his poem, Stanzas from Hades

3. Victoria Ukpaka for her entry, Tears

4. Sammy Okon for his poem, The Priest

5. Ogbonna Abigail for her poem, Ice and Fire

ANSA Poetry Collabo of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Adaobi Okolo & Onyeka Chukwu for their poem, The war

2. Sammy Okon & Ogbonna Abigail for their poem, Narrow escape

3. Abdul Isah & Mariam Mohammed for their poem, What have we done?

ANSA Flash Fiction Writer of the Week Award

1. Yusuf Muyibat Avosuahi for her entry, A sinful saint

2. Adaeze Chukwu for her untitled entry

3. Ogbonna Abigail for her untitled entry

4. Owolabi Joel for his untitled entry

ANSA Short Story Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Yusuf Muyibat Avosuahi for her entry, I didn’t leave my children

2. Victoria Ukpaka for her entry, Trepidation

3. Adaeze Chukwu for her entry, Juliana

4. Joe Andrews for his entry, The tunnel

5. Rebecca Simpson for her entry, Shadows

6. Paul Okri for his entry, Another day

7. Dennis Jackson for her entry, My confession

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominee is:

Victoria Ukpaka

ANSA Non-Fiction Writer ,of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Victoria Ukpaka for her entry, What is sexually attractive about a 2 year old?

2. Monica Brown for her entry, Love: Is it worth it?

3. Owen Peters for his entry, Temptations

Who gets our ANSA Medal of Honour?

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The shortlist will be announced soonest.

Congrats to all nominees!

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ANSA… for the love of writing

ANSA Nigeria