The title ‘Beautiful wings’ came after much contemplation about what kind of wings I’d like to be involved in this story. Beautiful or Broken. And I pondered if we humans had wings at all. I guess we had nothing to stand or even fly. We are that fragile. And so while I was still thinking, … Continue reading Beautiful Wings Episode 1
The nightclub was alive. The kind of ‘Lagos friday night alive’, if not for his sure and guiding arms , wound round her, Tina was sure she would have bumped hard, into one of the many dancers on the dance floor. A slim girl with long multi – coloured braids, reaching down to her slim … Continue reading Romance Could Be Hilarious- 2.
The truck rode up to a makeshift road block manned by three heavily armed men and came to a halt. Two men walked up to the sides of the vehicle and signaled Agents Emeto and Nduka out of the truck, as they complied with their hands in the air, the men trained their rifles on … Continue reading The Cell – 2
Enjoy Dapo Olakitan stepped out of the car, the only thought in his head being Lara and if she was going to be alright. His mother had called last night panicking and he’d assured her that he was coming over to see her first thing in the morning. He heard she had been discharged and … Continue reading Beautiful Wings – 3
Early morning the next day, some policemen stormed auntie Kate’s house, demanding her presence at the State Criminal Investigation Department. She couldn’t believe her eyes, and never expected them – she would have preplanned before their arrival. But nothing could be done; she asked them innocently; ‘Officers, please can I make a call?’ ‘Madam we … Continue reading WHITE TOILET And baby – Stella (Part 2)
“She’ll be fine Chief and Mrs Olakitan, there’s nothing you should worry your head about.” The doctor who had attended to Lara explained to both parents immediately he stepped out. “She’s lucky she didn’t cut a major blood vessel or you would have lost her. By tomorrow morning, she’ll be able to come home with … Continue reading Beautiful Wings – (2)
‘Oh my God! Auntie Kate is home. What am I to do now’? Stella just broke a ceramics plate before she heard the sound of her aunt’s car approaching the compound. Her heart would always skip whenever auntie Kate was around. And the broken plate was going to rouse her aunt to give her some … Continue reading WHITE TOILET – And baby Stella (Part 1)
Beads of sweat trickled down Adaeze’s face as she walked through the narrow bush path of Ala-aha, the last clan in the Kingdom of Strength, Obodoike. It was the second day of her journey. She was worn-out, but her crazy desires egged her on, memories of his crazy romance put fire on her legs. She … Continue reading The Harvest Season (2)
Year: 2042 Month: July Day: 27 Location: Motel 6 – Harrisonburg, Virginia I’m on your side Kurt. Horus was rooted the spot. Kurt. That had been his cover ID in Berlin. Suddenly, Horus had a splitting headache. He staggered back into the room. “What’s going on?” Meghan asked. Her voice pitch had gone up, betraying … Continue reading The Russian Connection (15): A Motel 6 Shootout
The title ‘Beautiful wings’ came after much contemplation about what kind of wings I’d like to be involved in this story. Beautiful or Broken. And I pondered if we humans had wings at all. I guess we had nothing to stand or even fly. We are that fragile. And so while I was still thinking, … Continue reading Beautiful Wings – 1
A dreadful epidemic was quickly followed by a strange drought. The sky suddenly became so defiant, not wanting to irrigate the earth anymore, and the rivers were speedily running dry. The once succulent soil of the Kingdom of Strength, Obodoike, was rapidly losing its nutrients under the seemingly everlasting unbearable heat of the sun, and … Continue reading The Harvest Season (1)
“Turn over and lie still,” Sebastian said in a whisper.
She looked at him, amused; her eyes already beginning to gleam.
“No,” she said, with the smile at the corner of her lips. “I give the orders here, mister.”
If you haven’t read the previous episode, please click YEJIDE (episode 1) When Yejide gave the man the money, she begged for her life to be spared and fortunately for her, he let her go. She wasn’t still herself even after she left the hotel that day. She couldn’t wait to get back home to … Continue reading YEJIDE (episode 2)
So my friend had invited me to this new year’s party that his Uncle and aunt were throwing. He already told me that a lot of people would be there including many ‘singles’ as it wasn’t just a family thing. I was quite happy because this was another opportunity to continue my wife hunt. My … Continue reading JIDE’S HUNT FOR A WIFE (Part 1)
EPISODE TWO FUNMI 11 am that same day… Two students were missing last Monday, three on Tuesday, and four were declared missing on Friday two of whom were my close friends; Chiamaka and Evelyn. They simply disappeared without trace. My life has not been the same since last week. Those two were my pillars of … Continue reading The Dead Area – A Nigerian Zombie Apocalypse Story (2)