David Ishaya Osu


David Ishaya Osu is a Nigerian poet, memoirist, editor and street photographer. His work has appeared in Eureka Street, Magma Poetry, Poetry Wales, The Lifted Brow, Going Down Swinging, and is forthcoming in the Oxford Review of Books. He is the poetry editor of Panorama: The Journal of Intelligent Travel. David has an MA in Creative Writing, and is working on a book of hybrids.



PoetryHe held the light for me   I saw the door there was no   Spot – outside and inside. It was my first day   In the new house. Dad, I called out   Pointing to our little mirror   Quietly, he patted me and said let your light so shine

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