Flourish Joshua is a Nigerian Poet, Satirist & Author of the award-winning poetry chapbook, "Arúgbó ń Ṣ'oge", his debut poetry chapbook. He is the Coordinator of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers, Ogun State Chapter. His poem, "There Is a Way That Seemth Right", was 1st Runner-up in the Lagos-Badagry Poetry League 2020. His poem, "Reincarnate", was anthologized in the 5th Chinua Achebe Essay/Poetry Anthology. His essay, "The Nexus", was 2nd Runner-up in the 7th Ngozi Agbo Essay Competition. His manuscript, "The Market Has no Breast" won The Grey House Literary Award for the most-creative 2nd Poetry Manuscript 2020.
He has featured or is forthcoming in Rattle, Up The Staircase Quarterly, Praxis Magazine, The Sun Magazine, SynCityNG, Palette Poetry, Cultural Weekly, The Adroit Journal, Kalahari Review, Beloit Poetry, Glass Poetry, African Writers, ZenPens, AGNI magazine, Poemify, Naijahotstars & elsewhere. He writes from a serene & cold estate in Ogun State.