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Queen Alexandra's birdwing

PENLIT: Queen Alexandra’s Birdwing (A Poem Analysis)

Tribute to Queen Alexandra’s Birdwing   It flaps, it claps, Its aesthetic colors dilute; amazing! Its dazzles astonishing at gazing, Toss up, Toss down in the sea of grass, Its sight is wonderful, the great Alexandra!   The poem is written as a tribute of appreciation to a species of butterflies, the birdwing found in the forest of Oro province, the eastern of Papua New Guinea. The writer, Rotimi Abati took his time to analyse …

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PENLIT: A Call For A Gender Balance By A Young Nigerian

On our PENLIT today, I shall be sharing with you an inspiring article by a young Nigerian who has a strong passion for younger generations. Harriet Akinrimisi, in her piece, is calling for a gender balance; not as equal rights, but equal upbringing, training and mental development. It would be interesting to know that the writer is a young woman in her early twenties; a graduate of the University of Benin, Nigeria and a native of …

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