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Her Man Palava-8

SHADE What doesn’t kill you has to make you stronger. She definitely did not prepare for the sight that befell her . She thought of all the things she could possibly do;maybe shout or cry,destroy his car,break his TV but instead, she felt this inexplicable calmness within her. She noiselessly retracted her steps to the … Continue reading Her Man Palava-8


The Russian Connection (5): An American Target

Year: 2042 Month: July Day: 22 Location: Manchurian Plain The People’s Liberation Army Quarters (PLAQ), is a massive underground intelligence and military facility located within the Manchurian plain in China.  Construction of the facility began in the year 2000, but it wasn’t until 2025 that it was completed.  The Chinese had been very careful for … Continue reading The Russian Connection (5): An American Target


Boss Lady – Chapter Seven

Rosie was super excited when she received her offer of employment from the Ministry of Justice one month later. “With a regular paying job, I will eventually save up the required amount of money for my university education.” She thought to herself. Rosie’s salary from the Ministry of Justice was close to nothing but she … Continue reading Boss Lady – Chapter Seven



As Eneh drove away from the school toward his workplace that morning, he kept wondering about the revelations. He recalled that morning, eight years ago, when Toby was handed over to him. The boy was barely four years old then. They had moved to Lagos and lived together even before he secured a job as … Continue reading THE MADMAN’S RECOMPENSE (Part Two)


Memoirs of A Repentant Slut ~ Episode 16

I grabbed her top. . . “Wetin do Aunty Amaka?” I was coming back from my friend’s place when I saw an okada jam a bus and Aunty Amaka was the one on the okada. She was bleeding and she looks unconscious to me. “Bleeding? Unconscious? Where? How? What’s going on?” “It was opposite our … Continue reading Memoirs of A Repentant Slut ~ Episode 16