She stopped a bus at the junction and climbed, taking a sit at the last row to avoid contact with other passengers.
A young woman entered, seated near her and greeted cheerfully but she only responded with a […]
It was a dark spirit that lured her to the edge. One of a pitch black exterior and blood red eyes, itching to devour.
Uju adjusted the wrapper on her waist, took off her bangles and necklace as her feet touched […]
He’d heard the warnings for caution to his kind. So he halted and removed both hands from his pockets waiting for the gentle men to carry on.
“Freeze!”. The gun was on him. Safety off.
The party he […]
“Don’t be late!”
Osas instructed like I was signing up to join the military. The sternness of his voice told me how serious he was.
I finally had enough. Boyo, my younger brother’s death was the last straw. Just […]
“Tell me where it is?!”.
Aunty had gone inside the room to avoid the commotion when Uncle went after her yelling. He held both drawers from the cabinet and dragged forcefully as the sound of splitting wood […]
I greeted warmly with a bright smile as my eyes adjusted to falling rays from the window slide. Stretching an arm for the body next to me, I noticed I was alone in the bedroom. I tiptoed out […]
Ada whispered silently as she heard words going back and forth between the couple a few rooms from her. Doors flew open and closed as the woman shouted at her husband to get out of her way. She had a […]
“You’re welcome to your husbands house, Cece”. The MC could be heard over the loud speakers as we arrived the arena with her family. The new bride covered in white lined with gold was ushered into her home.
We were sleeping peacefully when my sister’s scream woke me. She rose quickly, nearly jumping off the bed and I found my body did not move fast enough. Danger was near.
“It climbed my hand”, she said and if the […]
“Get up from there! you look rediculous”, was all the response I got, knelt down in my public show of chivalry.
I cleaned the knees of my trousers and ran to catch up with Mildred who didn’t even wait for […]
Mama Diwey was a chronic debtor that everyone knew.
Promotion exams began next monday and each time I remembered the class teacher’s warning that
“Whoever failed to pay the fee was free to stay next term”, I […]