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‘I Am My Parents’ Investment’

‘I Am My Parents’ Investment’

(You have to read this to the end) I was involved in a fictitious-isle one day. There, I asked a kid of 9 years, ‘What are your plans for your parents when you grow up’? Guess what her reply was. She replied; ‘I am my parents’ investment’. Do you know what that means? It’s not … Continue reading ‘I Am My Parents’ Investment’

Evils Don’t Exist

“Christiana! You won’t kill me o!” Iya Basira yelled loudly, as she stared disdainfully at the poor girl. Christiana suddenly fidgeted at the sight of being caught, as she hid in the small room of the canteen –it was the most secured part of the place in which they commonly called Store, because it was … Continue reading Evils Don’t Exist

The Scars Sing

  Happy endings which weren’t meant to be— As they were considered by the majority. Teardrops trailing feeble steps Bottled up memories never to have been kept. Setting suns and crescent moons Never enough light present to lift the gloom. Droopy eyes, wearied from sights unpleasant, Overcrowded heart with tragedies as tenants.   The heaviest … Continue reading The Scars Sing

The Nigeria of My Dreams

The Nigeria of My Dreams

  Light everywhere, more like the 1st day of creation. I see beautiful houses, mansions. I see skyscrapers. I see good hospitals, schools. I see good roads, transport systems. I see an industrialized economy with ‘democratized’ goods of the people, for the people and by people, a nation where agriculture is the backbone of the … Continue reading The Nigeria of My Dreams