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A Collection of Scattered Thoughts

A Collection of Scattered Thoughts

Insomnia. I am happily sad in a stupefying boredom masked in an unexplainable excitement as I lie doggo, watching yesterday craw lingeringly into today. Ocean of worries is filled to drown, but the mind is kept afloat. The second ticks, the minute limps, dragging the hour along at a snail’s pace. Zeitgeist, the spirit of the … Continue reading A Collection of Scattered Thoughts

Win $200 in the #BRI – Echoes In The Web Design Contest!

Win $200 in the #BRI – Echoes In The Web Design Contest!

  The Book Reign Initiative – BRI, as part of its activities in driving rural educational development through innovation and promoting the reading culture in Nigeria, wishes to discover new artistic talents and hereby call for entries in the #BRI- Echoes In The Web Design Contest. Echoes in the Web is the newest work of … Continue reading Win $200 in the #BRI – Echoes In The Web Design Contest!

fEMIoWOLABI’s Echoes in the Web – Excerpt 2

fEMIoWOLABI’s Echoes in the Web – Excerpt 2

    -TWO- In the same early hours of the day, the new Ugandan Ambassador to Nigeria arrived at the Ugandan House in Lagos. He arrived with his military Attaché, Balondemu. Balondemu has been in active service with the Ugandan Air Force and has spent most of his life as intelligence personnel with the former … Continue reading fEMIoWOLABI’s Echoes in the Web – Excerpt 2

fEMIoWOLABI’s Echoes in the Web – Excerpt 1

fEMIoWOLABI’s Echoes in the Web – Excerpt 1

“Ouch! Gently please,” he heard his wife mutter softly at the other end of the phone. Being both insecure and impetuous, he resisted the urge to mull it over. Outraged, imagining the worst, he abruptly terminated the call.                                      ———————————————— -ONE- Prior to his fourteen-year marriage with Mangeni, Bolaji, while a bachelor, had always boasted … Continue reading fEMIoWOLABI’s Echoes in the Web – Excerpt 1

Cypridophobia – The Fear of Prostitutes

Dear readers, I’ll not place any age restriction to reading this. However, I must let you know that this piece contains strong sexual languages. Therefore, if you know you can’t cope with such, you are advised to quit straightaway. The writer will not hearken to complaints of inconveniences while reading. I’m thinking if that first … Continue reading Cypridophobia – The Fear of Prostitutes

30km from Gidan-Mangoro and 30 minutes from Lambata.

30km from Gidan-Mangoro and 30 minutes from Lambata.

……for Halimotu Sa’adia- my imaginary wife……..   I bring you greetings from Minna Emirate. As usual, it is a very hot afternoon here as though the ozone layer got torn many years ago. And if you don’t mind, there are dodonkwa-balls here with a chilled calabash of fura to flush it down. If you are … Continue reading 30km from Gidan-Mangoro and 30 minutes from Lambata.