Tag Archives: Contemporary romance

Episode 11: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

    READ EPISODES 1 – 10 Episode 11: Frying Pan to Fire   There was no chatting, no gisting, no words. We understood the silence, that even though words did not pass between us, we were saving them for later, when they would flow in abundance. The fuel scarcity had already ended, but unfortunately, … Continue reading Episode 11: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 10: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1- 9 Episode 10: Ojuelegba and the Joys of Fuel Scarcity   One afternoon, around the middle of the term, we found our way to Yaba as usual. As we walked from the spot where we got off the bus from Onike to where the Masha buses were, we noticed something unusual.  There … Continue reading Episode 10: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 9: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1 – 8 Episode 9: Our First Experience at Yaba Bus Stop   For a while, that was my routine.  Four days a week, I would go to JAMB lesson right after school, and Tokunbo would give me a ride home.  Actually, it was his mother’s driver who did the driving, but I … Continue reading Episode 9: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 8: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1 – 7 Episode 8: JAMB Lesson and New Beginnings   I immediately told Tokunbo I was going to the exact same JAMB lesson. His reaction shocked me. “Yipee! Yes! Yes!” he shouted, punching the air with his fists in apparent joy. “Why are you so happy?” I asked, unsure whether Tokunbo was … Continue reading Episode 8: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 6: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1 – 5  Episode 6: Tokunbo Gets His Father’s Letter   The thought that Tokunbo would get a secret admirer kept me going all afternoon, even up till early evening. Around 7:36pm, my parents arrived from Ogbomosho with Tayo.  They were all exhausted and not very chatty, not even my mother who could … Continue reading Episode 6: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 5: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1 – 4 Episode 5: How Will She Deliver His Letter?   There was no doubt in my mind that two people existed on this earth who would not be hearing of my encounter with Tokunbo’s father: my own parents.  They would thoroughly scold me for accepting to deliver a letter from a … Continue reading Episode 5: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 4: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

READ EPISODES 1 – 3 Episode 4: The Man Who Smelt of Leather   By the time my mother returned to the house later that evening, the Tokunbo issue had shifted from the forefront to the back burner of my mind. However, Tokunbo’s name came up increasingly in conversations in our household over the next … Continue reading Episode 4: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Episode 3: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

  READ EPISODES 1 – 2 Episode 3: The Woman with a Chronic Greeting Problem   I could not hide my surprise, and almost forgot my manners. “Goo-Good Afternoon, ma,” I said to Mrs. Williams with a slight curtsy.  If her presence at our gate was not enough shock for me, Mrs. Williams a.k.a Mama … Continue reading Episode 3: Falling in Love With My Best Friend

Falling in Love With My Best Friend: Episode 2

READ EPISODE 1 Episode 2: One Ball, One Girl, One Boy   I did not know, however, that life does not ask for your permission before thrusting people into your life. And that is what happened. Everywhere I turned, Tokunbo was there.  It did not matter where.  Whether I went down the road to buy … Continue reading Falling in Love With My Best Friend: Episode 2

Falling in Love With My Best Friend: Episode 1

Episode 1: The Fire that Brought Our New Neighbors   It all started with fire. The fire that burnt our neighbor’s house started in the middle of the day, the time when most people are at work. But there are those whose place of employment is the home, and thanks to one of such people, … Continue reading Falling in Love With My Best Friend: Episode 1

The Day I Will Never Forget, Episode 9 (Final): All is Well that Ends Well

READ EPISODES 1 – 8 I did not even know we had a visitor until I heard Nnamdi shout, “Uncle Henry!” just before jumping on him. “Eh, see this boy o, Brother Chika.  He wants to knock me down,” said Uncle Henry laughing, and setting Nnamdi down. “Don’t mind him, Henry,” said my father who … Continue reading The Day I Will Never Forget, Episode 9 (Final): All is Well that Ends Well

Excerpt from An Engagement Challenge by Kiru Taye

Excerpt from An Engagement Challenge by Kiru Taye

Book Title: An Engagement Challenge Author: Kiru Taye Series: Challenge series, book 2 Published: 27 April 2012 (eBook), 31 July 2012 (paperback) Length: Novel (75,000 words) Category: Inter-racial, contemporary romance, romantic suspense Heat level: Sensual/Spicy Tags: Adult romance, light bondage, erotic Buy links: Amazon US, Amazon UK, All Romance eBook Author blog: http://kirutayewrites.blogspot.com Author Website: … Continue reading Excerpt from An Engagement Challenge by Kiru Taye