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The Tale Of Two Dying Stars (Episode 2)

  ADAEZE Walking across the reception, the salutations from the workers are almost pushing me off my high-heels. “Good morning ma!” “You are welcome, ma’am” “Morning Madam!” My response to each personnel is “Hi, morning!” This is my twentieth response from inside the elevator, thirteen floors down. And occasionally, I spice my greetings with a … Continue reading The Tale Of Two Dying Stars (Episode 2)

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Family Secrets 2

    CHAPTER TWO  Omotore excused herself and left the sitting room. She knew exactly what was going to happen next and she was fed up of all the drama. He had only been back for like what…fifteen minutes and now this? She wondered disgustedly as she headed for the staircase. The voices in the … Continue reading Family Secrets 2

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Casualties of the Mind 1 by Somefun Oluwasegun

There was the blind drummer boy who sang of tales that nobody ever sees until they come to happen on a person. This is what the harsh breeze of the jungle that tingles Layla’s bare skin makes her remember now. The story made sense to her now. It told of the evil that men do … Continue reading Casualties of the Mind 1 by Somefun Oluwasegun

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A Boy Called Hope – Book 2

I have often pondered as a child on life after death. It was always favourable to discard the Christian conclusion. It is comforting to think that there is no life after death but only darkness. If I fully believed this, it would have been easy to indulge in all the hedonistic behaviours that I found … Continue reading A Boy Called Hope – Book 2

two dying stars

The Tale Of Two Dying Stars (Episode 1)

Narrated in point of view of two main characters…YINKA and ADAEZE   YINKA At first, the droning of the bus and Mama’s voice sounded as if echoing from miles and miles away between my half sleep and half consciousness. Then later, her voice was hurting my ears, almost replacing the cold wind with hot one. … Continue reading The Tale Of Two Dying Stars (Episode 1)