Category: FICTION

Rumors And Wisdom

Rumors And Wisdom

The incessant rumors about the death of President Buhari are mind boggling. This confirms the President has lost his magical touch on the nation. How this particular metamorphosis emerged is a wonder. From the royal dogma of change to the obvious, moldy and devilish homily of chain, the wild speed at which the mind of the people reversed is awesome. […]

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New Year’s Eve

nother Friday, another birthday, death-day, another feminine heart shattered like beer bottles on the head of a cheating partner, another anything. Some lady is muttering: Why must it be a woman’s heart that should be broken. That lady dons the look of a staunch feminist or a feminist wanna-be and my reply is curt: Women are susceptible to heartbreaks. Thus, […]

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IS A NIGERIAN DEGREE WORTH THE PAPER IT IS WRITTEN ON? BY MUNACHI DECA-ANYANWU

IS A NIGERIAN DEGREE WORTH THE PAPER IT IS WRITTEN ON? BY MUNACHI DECA-ANYANWU

These days it has become difficult proudly proclaiming you are Nigerian. And it is no fault of those who treat us and what we have come to represent with disdain because we do it well enough ourselves. I was shocked when I was told in South Africa that I cannot proceed to Masters after a Post graduate certificate in Education […]

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PHONE AFFAIR

PHONE AFFAIR

It was surely accidental or maybe fate decreed it. Either ways he wasn’t quarelling with the situation. As a matter of fact, he thanked God for it. He had dialed a number he was sure was his friends. Even true caller identified it as his but the voice at the other end was far from Kelvin’s. It wasn’t even a […]

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FICTION: PAID FOR LOVE (PART 2)

FICTION: PAID FOR LOVE (PART 2)

When he entered her life she thought the world of him. He had a self deprecating smile and liked to call himself a bush boy. He liked to remind her they were from very different worlds and it took all the guts he could summon to approach her. Segun was a dapper dresser. His sharp clothes covered up for the […]

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FICTION: PAID FOR LOVE PART 1

FICTION: PAID FOR LOVE PART 1

She laughed derisively when she saw the woman leaving the restaurant with a man who looked young enough to be her brother. She was a people watcher. Wherever she was she looked and looked some more. At restaurants she insisted on corner tables to get vantage views. In church she always sat at the back to observe the goings on. […]

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FICTION: THE PRIEST’S CALL GIRL (PART 2)

FICTION: THE PRIEST’S CALL GIRL (PART 2)

For the years he had been a priest Father Calistus would be lying if he said he hadn’t felt attracted to any woman. The oath of celibacy had seemed like a romantic notion when he was ordained. The years in the seminary were filled with glorious righteousness as they prided themselves as the select few, the chosen ones who would […]

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FICTION: THE PRIEST’S CALL GIRL (PART 1)

FICTION: THE PRIEST’S CALL GIRL (PART 1)

She always made sure she was in a state of grace. She lived for those Sunday mornings when she would stand piously in line, hands clutched in holy grasp in front of her and head slightly cocked to one side waiting to receive communion. She made sure she never missed any opportunity to go for confession. Prisca knew her mum […]

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WORLDS APART BY BLESSING MARY OCHEIDO

WORLDS APART BY BLESSING MARY OCHEIDO

My next door neighbor, Amina is probably the best cook I’ve ever met. During the weekends when I don’t have to go to work, the delicious smell of her culinary expertise wafts into my apartment- judging me, poking me, reminding me that the last time I cooked anything more complicated than noodles was eons ago… The truth is I don’t […]

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SEX AND SHEETS!! 18+ (THE CRAZY BRIDESMAID)

SEX AND SHEETS!! 18+ (THE CRAZY BRIDESMAID)

She was tall, the tallest of all the bridesmaids, and the most gorgeous. The bridesmaid dresses looked okay on most of them, but on her, that figure-hugging number made her a bombshell. She was curvier than the others, so where, for them, the dress glided seamlessly from the waist down, on her, her shapely ass gave the outfit a more […]

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