All posts by Perfecta Bassey

I am an accounting graduate of the university of Uyo, have published a novellette titled Dilemma, i write stories on my blog, and for other online clients.

Finally, I Meet The Ghost! – Perfecta Bassey

Wednesday night: There had always been stories of ghosts at Federal Government college Okim, but it had never been as terrifying as it was now. Today, the girls in green house (my house) came back from morning classes to find Senior Rosa – my school mother very angry. (Don’t get it wrong, it’s not like … Continue reading Finally, I Meet The Ghost! – Perfecta Bassey

When A Child Commits Suicide! – Perfecta Bassey

WHEN A CHILD COMMITS SUICIDE! Hanks stopped whistling, frozen where he stood, his eyes popping out in surprise but still not comprehending what he saw in his bedroom. Bilkis the maid was seating with her legs folded beneath her beside Junior who was lying face up on the floor. The sad look and streaks of … Continue reading When A Child Commits Suicide! – Perfecta Bassey

Once Upon A Time In Cemetery Market, Aba, Nigeria.

I had always wondered why any sane human or group of humans would name a market “cemetery”. I also had been supplied many answers, but did not believe any of them. No, not until this morning, when Emeka garri vanished before my very eyes. I had been told stories that the market was built over … Continue reading Once Upon A Time In Cemetery Market, Aba, Nigeria.

KILL and STAY FREE 4

KILL and STAY FREE 4

“Go to hell!” He did not scream it, just said it with the calmness of a frustrated preyed frog. It was the first time Bayo had said anything in reply to muffled voice’s call. There was silence on the other side of the line; his response must have shocked the blackmailer. The sound of a … Continue reading KILL and STAY FREE 4

KILL and STAY FREE 3

KILL and STAY FREE 3

What if I push the knife into her stomach? Will she drop dead immediately? Will she scream and fight back with the blood spurting out of her stomach? Bayo felt his heart racing and pounding. In a few strides, he was beside her. What was it that was stopping him from seeing the innocent beauty … Continue reading KILL and STAY FREE 3

KILL and STAY FREE

The two policemen heard the gunshot just as they were about to bring their vehicles to the killer’s front yard, there was no time to waste. Frightened though, they jumped out of the car and rushed to the apartment, kicked the door open to find what they had already anticipated. Kofi, dead on the floor, … Continue reading KILL and STAY FREE