Piriye (Piri) Altraide

Piriye (Piri) Altraide is a Nigerian-born Christian writer of poetry, short fiction and hybrid creative non-fiction. After escaping Perth, her work has been published in Djed Press, Milk Crates, Folk Magazine and The Lifted Brow. Singing is sometimes included.


egusi soup trails pepper soup stories pounded yam, ingra fish theories. parents chatter nigeria in the background. your favourite was the mango salted avocado fleshy yellow, green. roasted peanuts cracked from shells charcoaled suya sticks laden with chilli akara balls …

Posted in 90: AFRICAN DIASPORA | Tagged