There Was A Love

There Was A Love

There was a love ,bounty ,foamy and fiery Culmination of hardworking days that”s donkey In our hearth blazes this fire enough to muffle Sweet rivers of wine with unbursting bubbles Our love was blessed with this blanket woven from contentment And  love,under which we lain, and treated Every tear with kids’ gloves. We slept in […]

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Guns and Roses Pt. 1

I was mesmerized when I saw this Image; A human hour glass walking the streets of the University. This had to be a dream; a dream I would gladly not want to wake up from but this was real. As real as the hot sun burning my black skin. I was not bothered about the […]

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Ahmad The Terrorist 4d

On their way to their huts from Waheed’s hut Zainab broke the silence to ask Asabe if she had any quarrel with their husband and she shook her head slowly. “I don’t understand our husband he seems to be worried over something. Did he tell you of anything that is troubling his mind?” Zainab asked […]

2014 Call for Entries into the Splendid Literature Series

2014 Call for Entries into the Splendid Literature Series

Splendid Literature and Culture Foundation invite entries from all over Nigeria for the Splendid Literature Series. This annual competition hopes to select and publish the best twelve unpublished stories by young Nigerian writers of children’s literature resident in Nigeria. RULES AND CONDITIONS OF ENTRY All entries must be original, unpublished prose works in English. Plays and poems […]

My fine Ibadan

My fine Ibadan

She is so unique With those wrappers  of hers that are always a distant species from her blouse . No make up artist , her dexterous fingers Does the magica glaring  twines on her lips. Brazilian hair pare in comparison to her Kiko from mama Kamo onidiri Who is  this belle ? who else if […]

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Maiden’s Cross (Epilogue)

EPILOGUE Anike woke up the day after her wedding and immediately realized she was in bed alone. She felt the panic rising somewhere in the pit of her stomach. Where is my husband? She wondered. Maybe he already hates being married to me and has bolted. She clumsily jumped out of bed and pulled her […]

Missing Christabel – 8

Missing Christabel – 8

EPISODE EIGHT Christabel was alive! That was our shocking realisation. She was tied to the refrigerator with a green braided rope – one I had bought weeks back for an extra cloth-line. She was making concentrated effort to come out of what must have been a loss of consciousness… not death. The moaning sounds coming […]

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Wura’s Woodin Adventures (The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Novella 2)

  I finally published the 2nd novella in my detective/romance series called The Aso-Ebi Chronicles.  It’s called Wura’s Woodin Adventures, and I thought I’d share it with you guys. Here’s the summary, followed by links to download and read this free e-book:

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