All posts by Tola Odejayi

I've always enjoyed writing, although it's only recently I've begun to explore my fiction writing side. Loving the journey so far...
Rebel With A Cause (2)

Rebel With A Cause (2)

We did meet in class later on, where I learnt that his name was Dele. Our friendship grew, but it never became anything more than a friendship, mostly because of my insistence that it remain just that way. I valued my independence, and I had seen too much of the emotional drama that ensued once … Continue reading Rebel With A Cause (2)

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Chickens (2)

Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Chickens (2)

If Amaziah had been asked to pick a compound for him to rescue his cock from, the very last compound he would have chosen would have been Chief Olowoparija’s. Simply put, he was the most obnoxious and arrogant person that he had ever come across. He was the kind of person who you should pray … Continue reading Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Chickens (2)

My Friend, The ‘Madman’ (1 of 2)

My Friend, The ‘Madman’ (1 of 2)

I still remember the first time I met Kacha in secondary school. I was minding my own business, packing away my books at the end of one of my first days in school when this scrawny boy with protruberant eyes and a manic grin approached me. “Hello! What’s your name?” “Chukwudi”, I replied cautiously. “What’s … Continue reading My Friend, The ‘Madman’ (1 of 2)