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My Husband’s Tenant (4) breaking bonds

My mother stared at me as if I was mad. “Crystal, have you been drinking or what? What did I just hear you say?” she asked sharply. She had come visiting from her home in the Woji area of town. We were in my small sitting room upstairs where I had my sewing machine and … Continue reading My Husband’s Tenant (4) breaking bonds

The wedding scandal

Silence reigned. The clock struck eleven o’clock. A child dropped a spoon, the sound reverberating throughout the cathedral. Seun stared wide-eyed at the man walking down the aisle towards the altar. She was feeling hot and dizzy and it was a miracle she was still standing. This was every bride’s nightmare. Tade looked flummoxed. He … Continue reading The wedding scandal

Naija Tales from Los Angeles: Open and Close

Naija Tales from Los Angeles: Open and Close

Naija Tales from Los Angeles is fiction set in the city of Los Angeles, in the state of California, USA. The characters in the stories are members of the resident or transient Nigerian and African communities scattered throughout the city. The second instalment was subtitled Who Are You? Tale #2, instalment #3 “He’s crazy!” Senator … Continue reading Naija Tales from Los Angeles: Open and Close