I saw her as I had 5 years ago, vulnerable, fragile and beautiful as she sat in the corner shivering. She looked drained, hair ruffled, teeth clattering, trying her best to roll into a ball. At that moment she looked like one of the chicks my parents once reared, trying to crawl back into its … Continue reading Closed
Hi Lovelies, I apologize for not posting on Friday, I had to deal with a lot of things. I hope you enjoy this episode. Don’t forget to drop a comment !. First time readers, catch the plane to episode 1 here: http://wp.me/p5JWsN-1p And if you missed the previous episode, drive back to episode 5 here:http://wp.me/p5JWsN-4X KARIS … Continue reading Her Man Palava-6
Year: 2042 Month: July Day: 15 Location: Kopenick Town Hall – Kopenick The night was a chilly one, as were all nights since the earth’s weather systems had been disrupted by the irresponsible use of nuclear weapons in this fourth World War. It had been the worst war humanity had ever seen, wiping out one … Continue reading The Russian Connection (3): Unremembered Memories
” For better, for worse…” * * * It started so beautifully; like all mothers of fairy tales, and for just three years, and then his soft touches began to hurt and his tender smiles became devilish smug. The nights cuddled together in bed, bearing dreams full of stars turned to Gothic red-mooned nightmares. The … Continue reading Nuptial Vows
Cold, so Cold. I hate the cold. No! I despise it. Been living on the streets for 8 years now, and all I’ve ever known is cold. I find it difficult to get a good job, and because I don’t have a good job or any job at all, I literally don’t eat at … Continue reading Fola
It was 4:30 pm on Wednesday evening when Rosie arrived at Mr. Adam’s house. He was a close friend of her father who was living in a neighbouring village. Following the cancellation of the free education scheme, Rosie had made up her mind to find alternative ways of paying her school fees. She had decided … Continue reading Boss Lady – Chapter Four
After fighting awhile- side by side, with my lion, the darkness dissipated and soon sun shone and the rays lit up everywhere. The jungle was no longer dead but alive. Alive with animals, sounds, beauty. As the sun shone, light rain accompanied it. Where I came from it meant that a good thing was coming … Continue reading NO FEAR! (Concluding part)
My eyelids flickered as I tried to adjust to the overwhelming brightness of the room. I scanned the room searching for my sister but I was all alone in this odd place. I stated to get up when a nurse walked in,”please relax your nerves,you shouldn’t be seating”. She put me back in a lying … Continue reading Is She Really My Birth Mother? Episode 2
I was running, I didn’t know where but I kept on running. I could barely see my feet or where I was heading to as everywhere was dark and misty. They looked like clouds only that they were around me, not up in the sky where clouds usually belong and these ones were dark and … Continue reading No Fear!
Episode four: Shades Now facing severe additional charge of murder with intent, Mary was brought back to the court for retrial. The state was hell bent on prosecuting her to the fullest. ‘This is how serial murderers are created’, said the prosecutor, when he granted the press an interview before the court session began. The … Continue reading SHADES OF TRUE DARKNESS (E4 of 4)
The wedding preparation was going as planned,Mrs. Greg couldn’t wait to witness her first daughter walk down the aisle. Olivia introduced Joel to us as her colleague from the office but deep down we knew there was more to it and five years later,we were all seated in a beautifully decorated church auditorium in the … Continue reading Hidden Truth
“Don’t tell me you invited this guy.” I said, as I walked into Tade’s giant sitting room. “Please don’t start; you haven’t seen each other on two years.” Tade answered. “You should have told me you were inviting Mr Arrogant.” I continued stubbornly, facing Dare, the object of my anger. “Look, you better sit … Continue reading The Woman Who Is Her Own Man (2)
Year: 2042 Month: July Day: 12 Location: The Global Watch Towers – Virginia Meghan Castella stood behind the crew of camera and light engineers as they silently worked on minor adjustments to their equipment. The news anchor was John Buchanan, a young suave man with an ego bigger than the American wastelands. He delivered his … Continue reading The Russian Connection (2): The Reporter
Rosie sped past passers-by on the dusty village road that led to the Anglican Girls Grammar School (A.G.G.S) compound. The result of the entrance examination into the secondary school had just been pasted and she couldn’t wait to see if she had been offered a spot. A.G.G.S was one of the few reputable schools in … Continue reading Boss Lady – Chapter Three
She was just a girl of seventeen and he was just a boy of nineteen. Though they were young, they knew what it was like to be in love, felt it in their bones for each other. Their love was so simple because their feelings were so clear. I love you, you love me. That … Continue reading Goodbye Forever!