Alexandra

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Name

Akpan-Nya Alexandra Emem

Social Media

  • Twitter: @pestilexi
  • Facebook: Akpan-Nya Alexandra Emem

Current Location

Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

Occupation

Freelance writer, Editor.

Short Bio

Akpan-Nya, Alexandra Emem is an aspiring writer, pretend-poet and editor from the south-south of Nigeria. Educated in the sciences, she has short stories and poems published in various blogs. She loves to scribble and play with original ideas, with a fascination for the horror genre and, weirdly enough, children literature.  Her interests include dabbling in flash fiction, travelling and the fine art of sarcasm. She dreams of writing norm-breaking bestsellers that will inspire deep thought and the occasional chuckle.

What will you do with the prize money if you emerge winner?

If I win the prize money I’ll… probably buy a lot of sneakers. Then get a better laptop.

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Prince

Prince

Name

 

Osinachi

Age

24

Social Media Accounts

  • Twitter: @prince_jacon
  • Facebook: @Prince Jacon

Current Location

Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria

Occupation

Librarian

Short Bio

Osinachi is a Nigerian short story writer, essayist, poet and visual artist. His works have appeared on Africanwriter.com, Cultural Weekly, etc. His poem was shortlisted in the Akwa @ 25 competition and, more recently, his story was shortlisted in the 2015 Awele Creative Trust short story competition.

What will you do with the prize money if you emerge winner?

If I emerge winner I will use the money to fund my post graduate studies and further hone my writing craft by buying more books.

11 thoughts on “The Writer 2016 Contestants: Meet Alexandra And Prince

  1. Emem, my horror mistress. Lady Vortex, bring home the money, so WE can buy more sneakers that WE will wear.

    I wish you sucess dearie. Like peak, it’s in you. Just Shine.

  2. Prince Jacon my boo,God will definitely crown ur tireless effort in writing in ur favor..d sky is ur limit…

    1. My son was born 6 pound 8 oz and was in newborns until about 5 weeks oldHe then went into 000 and he was in them util a 11 weeks He just changed to 00 a few days ago and he will be 12 weeks on saogrdayThtuuh that is his all in ones For two piece sets he is still in newborns and 000 and they are very roomy

  3. i kwn dont plan my self like this is me alexandra the prince of uk am in place that i that have moving from kwn were this is my address no4 abiola street oworonshoki at abiola expressway and this my number +2349055752170

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