I write and have published a bit of everything: works of various lengths, all forms of speculative, works in other genres (especially crime-mystery-thrillers), and uncategorizable variants of all of the above. Most of what’s here is available to read for free. Enjoy.
Books:

David Mogo, Godhunter | Abaddon Books, Spring 2019
A three-novella omnibus telling the story of freelance godhunter David Mogo, hired to capture two high gods for a renowned Lagos wizard and therefore gets embroiled in a god versus human war where he is projected to unlikely hero. Featuring the novellas Godhunter, Flamebreather and Warmonger.

 

Short Fiction:

— "The Secret Life Of The Unclaimed": A World of Horror (anthology), ed. by Eric J. Guignard - Dark Moon Books. Forthcoming, 2018.

— "Like Stars Over The Lonely Ocean": Writivism Annual Anthology, 2017 (ed. Emmanuel Sigauke and Edwige Dro). Forthcoming, 2018 (TBP Black Letter Media).

"Light for the Dark Under": Brick Moon Fiction. Forthcoming, June 2018.

"The Dead House": Brick Moon Fiction. April 2018.

"We Are All Outies": Brick Moon Fiction. February 2018.

"When You Find Such A Thing": Podcastle. November 2017. / SFF Reviews: Rose Heather JonesJeff Xilon's Weekly Fiction Recommendations Roundup, December 2017 / Longlist, Best Short Story: Nommo Awards 2018.

"Our Secrets, In Keys": Fireside Fiction. August 2017. / Review: QuickSip / Nerds of a feather: Monthly Round (Aug 2017)

"Can Anything Good Come": The Dark Magazine, Issue 21. February 2017. / Review: SFRevu / Review: QuickSip / Nerds of a feather: Monthly Round (Feb 2017) / Nebula Awards 2017 Suggested Reading List

— "Of Tarts and New Beginnings": Omenana, Issue #8. November 2016. / Review: Mame Diene / Review: QuickSip / Review: Bellanaija / Longlist, Best Short Story: Nommo Awards 2017.

"Sleep Papa, Sleep": Lights Out: Resurrection, TNC Halloween Anthology. October 2016. / In conversation with Nerine Dorman

— "Places": Mothership Zeta, Issue #1. November 2015. / Review: QuickSip / Review: TangentReview: Curmudgeon
Reprint (Audio): StarshipSofa. October 2017.

— "Breaking The Habit": Omenana, Issue #4. October 2015. / Review: QuickSip

— "In Your Hands": Jungle Jim, Issue #27 (Print). December 2016.

— "Oversight": ShortSharpShot. April 2015. Flash. / Reprinted in SSS Mag Issue #1

— "Fireflies": Wazi. April 2015.

— "The Izobo Raid": ShortSharpShot. November 2014. Flash. Reprinted in SSS Mag Issue #1

— "Ariannamaka 2": The Naked Convos. Co-written with Wole Talabi. October 2014.

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Articles and Essays:

"5 African SFF Books to Add to Your 2018 Reading List": Ozy. January 2018.

— "The F-Word Is Here to Stay. Deal With It.": Ozy. December 2017.

— "Omenana’s Landmark Issue 10 Pairs Seven New Speculative Stories with Smashing Art": Bellanaija #LiterallyWhatsHot Review Column. September 2017.

— "This Is What Happens to Us": Lightspeed’s POC Destroy Science Fiction. February 2016. / Winner, British Fantasy Awards 2017 - Best Anthology / Review: Galhalla Podcast

— "On Being A Misfit, An Other, A Human": Stories.ng. April 2016.

— "Of Slim Jims and Navigating Turbulent Lepa Waters": The Naked Convos. August 2015.

— "In Pursuit of Home": Klorofyl, The Nomads Issue (#5). July 2015.

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Appearances:

In Discussion With Nerine Dorman: Interview with Nerine Dorman for "Sleep, Papa Sleep" in Lights Out: Resurrection. December 2016.

BOOK'D - Suyi Davies Okungbowa: Interview with Afoma Umesi on reading and loving literature. November 2017.

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Narration:

— "Budo": Escape Pod, Episode 517. January 2016. Short Story.

— "Irreplaceable (Podcast Version)": ShortSharpShot. April 2015.

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