As the allegations of plagiarism against Kenyan poet, Redscar McOdindo K’Oyuga ripped through the African poetry scene, we’re left with more questions than answers.

Unfortunately, our latest edition of Poetry Potion is on hold as said poet had submitted some work. For further details, please click on the link below for the official statement from Poetry Potion.


Here we are, three days later still trying to make sense of the shitstorm unleashed by the statement from The Missing Slate. That one of the poets many of us saw as showing a promising future in our small poetry pond has been rampantly cutting and pasting the hard work of fellow poets has been devastating. The…

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