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The Slippery Adventures of John Okro

The Slippery Adventures of John Okro

************** Bariga, Lagos. ************** It was a bright enough Thursday. The sun shone just enough to keep you perfectly pissed till the humidity of the early evening took over proceedings. And John Okro WAS pissed. It was bad enough that his name was John Okro. The fact that he was a graduate of three years … Continue reading The Slippery Adventures of John Okro

Escape

Escape

She ran to her room frightened. Her eyes darted around for a place to hide. They were fighting again. Why do they always do that? She could hear them now; her parents quarreling. She burst into tears. How she hated that! Soon, Dad would hit Mom. She sighed, wondering why he always did that. She … Continue reading Escape