‘Heaven is a mind state, I have been there a couple of times’ Jide mumbled under his breath. “Stay with me bro!” I looked into the rare mirror; he is sprawled on the back sit counting imaginary stars. “If you are seeing Jesus at the moment bro, tell him not to open the gates of heaven yet,” I laughed at my own joke. Jide on the other hand is too busy with Visiting … Continue reading Heaven Is A Mind State
“For the sake of next year’s election, we need to do this Mister President” The special adviser to the president. The room went silent, sited on the round table are high-ranking politicians and military personals. I felt like bagging into the room and killing everyone them, port bellied idiots, it would be considered treason, at … Continue reading Dead Lions Don’t Roar.
I looked at the faces present in the room, I shook my head, none of us can be saved, this gathering is a useless one, as if reading my mind, the instructor said. “No one is totally broken, and no one is beyond repairs, this gathering is not about what to do or what not … Continue reading No One Is Totally Broken (Flash Fiction)
“Baba, my girlfriend dey cheat on me, I never catch am, oh, but I know it” “Wetin you want make I do for you now?” Baba Ajibodu asked, he is feeling uncomfortable in the room with this Femi character. Torn jeans, rough hair, red eyes, and purple lips. No different from the lunatic Seyi, on … Continue reading Magun (ThunderBolt)
“Bro” his voice stopped me dead on my track. My legs were glued to the ground, I couldn’t lift either of them,I was stuck. “Show me love” his grasp on my head intensified, bewitched I reached into my pocket, brought out my phone and wallet. I felt a hand touch me slightly on the shoulder, … Continue reading Lasgidi
I stand at the threshold of life. Two roads lead to where I want to be, the road on my right is a sleek and outstretched one, the sigh on it says “The Crowd”. It wasn’t long before a herd of humans shoved past me onto the road. I step aside as I watch them … Continue reading Threshold Of Life.
Sitting on the bank of river Amo I cried, if the river hadn’t been filled to the brink, my tears would have done that. I never noticed the sun had gone down hours ago, I just cried. “It’s time for you to go home !” I jumped at the voice behind me, almost falling into … Continue reading Short Story: “Ralia The Sugar Girl” (Chapter 2)
Life I have heard is hard out there in the big cities, father has been gone for the past ten years in search of greener pasture after the death of mother. Uncle John my fathers brother has been good to me, but then his wife, Iya Uzo is my biggest problem, she treats me like … Continue reading Short story: “Ralia The Sugar Girl” (chapter 1)
2015 was the year, the year you plan on getting married. Lola is a lovely girl, you both will be perfect together. *** “James, it’s done” your husky voice booming into the receivers ear. *** You sit at the dresser hoping they have not heard you are back into the country, its been ten years … Continue reading Reggae Blues(Flash fiction)
Yesterday 15th of february, a day i will never forget, the day before yesterday 14th of february, a day i will alwlays live to remember. Today tomorrow and forever more, i will live to correct my mistakes. I woke up on the 15th of Feb, with head ache, body pain, sore throat, bitter mouth, and … Continue reading Valentine’s Hang over
I have heard rumors the earth will be destroyed, people are preparing with their hearts and minds. But the question is, when and where from here?. I have decided to go to Mars, with what shutle you ask?. I will walk the earth and one day, maybe one day, i will fall off the face … Continue reading After Earth
I stood there eyes closed, sword in hand. My black hand had turn red, blood driping down my sword onto something, or rather into someone. I have always wished to be as brave as the spartans, but my way does not permit that. I fight to live, not to die. Everywhere i turn to i … Continue reading Last Stand
It as never been easy, even for the generation before mine, i dont know about the next generation, but i know it won’t be easy. Every morning when i wake up, the hustle wakes up with me, it gives me no time to say my morning prayer, no time to brush my teeth, on time … Continue reading On the Streets of Lagos
“So…..will they tell us about the prophecy?” Adetutu said as they got down from their rides, when no one answered she continued, “they can’t send us to go grab–” “Who are you” a voice boomed from the cabin in front of them, “show your identity” They all brought out there necklace and showed it to … Continue reading The Seven Seas: Chapter Seven
For the past six days everything looked normal. Except for the rising tension among the campers, and the warriors coming in every minute, what they are going to face out there is still partially unknown. The only thing they know is that their enemies are big people, and very strong, and to their own advantage … Continue reading The Seven Seas: Chapter Six