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Benita Okafor is the author of novellas forbidden love, I married a mad man and Yejide. She is a fiction writer, food and lifestyle blogger.

I Married A Mad Man (Episode 3)

Hello beautiful people, How is everyone doing? How has your year been? Again, I want to apologize for giving this story a very long break as well. 😪 I’ve been away doing a lot this past year. Please accept my apology. 😔 Okay so this is the continuation of the series I Married A Mad Man. … Continue reading I Married A Mad Man (Episode 3)

Yejide (episode 3)

Hello beautiful people, Wow, it feels like I’ve been away for so long. How is everyone doing? How has your year been? I want to apologize for giving this story a very long break. 😪 I’ve been away doing a lot this past year. Please accept my apology. 😔 Okay so this is the continuation of … Continue reading Yejide (episode 3)

YEJIDE (episode 2)

  If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click YEJIDE (episode 1) When Yejide gave the man the money, she begged for her life to be spared and fortunately for her, he let her go. She wasn’t still herself even after she left the hotel that day. She couldn’t wait to get back home to … Continue reading YEJIDE (episode 2)

JIDE’S HUNT FOR A WIFE (Part 1)

So my friend had invited me to this new year’s party that his Uncle and aunt were throwing. He already told me that a lot of people would be there including many ‘singles’ as it wasn’t just a family thing. I was quite happy because this was another opportunity to continue my wife hunt. My … Continue reading JIDE’S HUNT FOR A WIFE (Part 1)

I Married A Mad Man (episode 2)

if you haven’t read the first episode, please click I MARRIED A MAD MAN (episode 1) I screamed in annoyance as tears began to fall from my eyes. After about two minutes, I stood up and managed to go clean up including the floor that David had messed up with his vomit. He was still laying … Continue reading I Married A Mad Man (episode 2)

I MARRIED A MAD MAN (Chapter 1)

“Why would I be waiting for you to get into the car after church!!! Every Sunday, you repeat the same thing, are you mad?” David started with his Sunday madness. “David, I only spoke with the pastor’s wife for five minutes. What will it cost to just wait for five minutes, it’s not like you … Continue reading I MARRIED A MAD MAN (Chapter 1)

YEJIDE (episode 1)

The story of a prostitute….. Writer’s note: As you read this story, you will come across pidgin English in a few places. I’m sorry if you don’t understand pidgin because they were not really translated but I’m certain if you just follow it, you’ll understand the storyline and get to know what they mean. Apart from … Continue reading YEJIDE (episode 1)

Forbidden Love (final episode/episode 26)

  If you haven’t read the previous part, please click Forbidden Love (episode 25) As scared as I was, I told the truth. I told her from the beginning to the end. The first time I was raped by uncle Sam to what had been going on between us. She couldn’t believe her ears after I … Continue reading Forbidden Love (final episode/episode 26)

Forbidden Love (episode 25)

  If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click Forbidden Love (episode 24) The bus finally mentioned someplace and I signaled to the conductor that I was stopping there. He gave me my change and I was soon, dropped off at my destination. I looked around, not knowing what to do next or where to … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 25)

Forbidden Love (episode 24)

  If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click Forbidden Love (episode 23)/Final episode? As we got to the hospital, aunty Jennifer rushed to the front desk at the reception and asked the lady behind for some information concerning uncle Sam. I had anxiously been waiting for her in the waiting area while I watched … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 24)

Forbidden Love (episode 23/final episode?)

    If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click Forbidden Love (episode 22) After taking my eyes off Uncle Sam with the anger that was boiling up in me, I looked back at the lady who was standing in front of me with a smiley face. There was an awkward silence for a few … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 23/final episode?)

Forbidden Love (episode 22)

Forbidden Love (episode 22)

If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click Forbidden Love (episode 21) Uncle Sam returned that night around 11:00pm. I had slept off on the couch in the sitting room while waiting for him. So the time I saw him was when I woke up in his arms while I was being carried to my … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 22)

Forbidden Love (episode 21)

If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click Forbidden Love (episode 20) I slept off while thinking of Anabelle, Daniel and my sister. When I woke up, it was about 2:45pm so I went to the kitchen to prepare lunch. Uncle Sam wasn’t back yet so instead of dishing out his food immediately, I dished out just … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 21)

Forbidden Love (episode 20)

    That Sunday morning, I got out of uncle Sam’s arms, leaving him snoring on the bed. I went to the kitchen to prepare breakfast. I fried some plantain and egg then boiled water for tea. I wanted to be done before he was awake so I could serve his breakfast immediately. He always … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 20)