For I so loved you, Beyond letters and words, I promised you a future with beautiful babies too.. Your meals I would cook, Awaiting your arrival, before 19 ‘o’ clock, Your happiness was my pride, for I so loved you.. But you broke my heart, into a piece or two, Without regrets or signs of … Continue reading Goodbye Lover.
I had thought the following months would see a better light. The writing course I applied for while we were dating was finally approved in a mail sent to me one day. Awaiting his arrival in delight that day, I prepared his favourite meal. I was delighted for two reasons, my writing career which I … Continue reading “For better, for stay; for worse, le walk away.” (2)
I got married last year June to Adigun Olufisayo Raymond, my supposed dream man. I have been married for just 10 months, and I already want a divorce. I miss HOME. I have tried to condone everything he and his family have been putting me through, but for the sake of my health and condition, … Continue reading “For better, for stay; for worse, le walk away” (1)
This is a collaboration between myself and queenzayta. I hope you all enjoy it.. **** As girls, we dreamed of what we wanted to be. Now, we’re grown and big,.. But is this what we dreamed? @dr2103- I saw it all, The cheer and fame, I saw it wrong, In my mind’s face.. The glamour, … Continue reading “Of Lost friendship, and Flickering dreams”
You know, I’d love to go on. I’d love to damn the consequences, and go for what my heart wants. I’d love to fight for my love, because that’s what people always do. And each time they did, they won. Yes! Those people in the mushy love movies I’ve watched, like, ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’.. … Continue reading A Girl’s Thoughts – Who do I marry?
Do you remember how some 10 years ago in your life, you- young, healthy, boisterous, full of hope, love and belief- saw yourself today as a chartered accountant, or a practicing lawyer, or a pilot, an engineer? How sweet! I remember! I particularly remember how during one of my primary school classes, my teacher asked … Continue reading Musings of a once innocent child
Here’s another collaboration between myself and my charlie @Jaywriter. I hope you enjoy. @Dr2103- I’ve searched through his eyes, I’ve listened to his truthful lies; His stare so blue, As he speaks words of half truth; I don’t know what I see, Is he in love with me? He calls, Says he just wants to … Continue reading How will I know?
Under-G paroles! It was late into the friday afternoon already. I sat by myself in the over spacious cafteria sipping on a bottle of malt, the only means I had to vent my anger. I had been angry and out of sorts with myself since the night before, for reasons I couldn’t think of. I … Continue reading Unfinished Business
I write, Of good times that went bad, For reasons that always skip my mind, Of many friendships that once were, And those moments when all I wanted was to be there, Of fond memories held dear, Of times when we did nothing but care, Of a story of us that will never be told, … Continue reading I Write
On my first day at the university, looking so lost as i skillfully hid my eagerness and enthusiasm in my happy eyes, i made my way through the crowd of students in front of the multi- purpose hall at Unilag. I was looking for someone and I hadn’t exactly found anyone who matched that ‘someone’ … Continue reading Laughter!
As I knelt before him in apprehension, I watched him closely, trying to read through his thoughts. His eyes were filled with confusion and disappointment. He picked his phone from his pocket, and went to his browser like he meant to google what kind of punishment I deserved; then he typed in the familiar words- … Continue reading FaceBook Love 2
‘What is your story? I want to know the truth behind the lies!’ kelechi said with a stern no- nonsense look. Those eyes that used to show so much love now seemed to speak of so much hatred and disgust. Sweating profusely while weeping all over, I started stammering wondering where exactly to start from; … Continue reading FaceBook Love