All posts by Nzube Ifechukwu

Nzube Ifechukwu studies electrical engineering at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He has been published in the Sunday Sun and on Sentinel Nigeria.
Handicap

Handicap

I am swarthy, swarthier than Udogwugwu’s impassive countenance. Every night I lie, like a green snake skulking its predator’s sward-surrounded purlieus, in apprehensive anticipation of day.   My hazel eyes are Granny’s snuff store; my nasal bore Ojadili’s fetish-flute. Little children can, for firewood, fetch my gnarled legs.   My visage is bumpy, with a … Continue reading Handicap