Brenda had a short flayed skirt which flew up as she pranced about. You could see the childish excitement as she sang out loud on the line behind her mates into the church. It was children’s day celebration and she was nominated to make a presentation. She had her beautiful bouquet of flower, a shiny … Continue reading Without a care
“I can’t take this anymore. Who do I confide in?” “But your mum has been your friend all these while, why don’t you tell her?” “She will be disappointed in me after all she has been telling me to keep away from my clique of friends.” “But you know she is very understanding” “This will … Continue reading Mfon
“What kind of lazy bone is this man eh?” Mama Azuka asked no one in particular. “Come let us partner in this shop together, maybe God will enlarge our coast from it, he won’t yield. Okay, join some of these men to do mason work since you don’t have a certificate, it is too dirty … Continue reading Papa Azuka, the Lazy man!
“What kind of life is this? Why will my own be different and what has my family done to deserve all these afflictions?” moaned Chima. He was so despaired and has a woebegone expression as he soliloquizes. The latest news of his sister’s blindness and loss of job weighed so heavily on him that the … Continue reading A Phase In Chima’s Life
“Come Ndidi or whatever they call you, I don’t joke with kids like you. Let this be the first and last time you talk about my husband, did you hear me? Mabel warned Ndidi angrily. “What brought about this family discussion now and with you for that matter?” she continued while turning to Clara. “Ahhhhh … Continue reading Clara’s Transition 3
“Hey Clar, we are planning on a picnic in the beach this coming Saturday. Will you join us? My husband and his colleagues will be meeting us.” Mabel inquired “Hmmmm, I might be going home but am not too sure yet. Meanwhile who are ‘us’?” Clara turned to Mabel with her thoughts already answering her. … Continue reading Clara’s Transition 2
‘Do you think you can just drop this ‘google’ and have fun after work?’ asked Mabel. Clara grinned and shook her head wondering at Mabel’s silliness. The google Mabel was referring to was her medicated eye glasses that makes Clara look ‘madamish’ She continued with her work in the bank as a Customer Service Supervisor … Continue reading Clara’s Transition
She nearly cried out when she saw her precious Nma’s hair scattered on the sitting room and some been played with by one of her naughty twin sons. She has always prided herself for the upkeep and growth of Nma’s hair. It was soft, full and black. She was always experimenting with her daughter in … Continue reading The Twins Trouble