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Blood On The Altar (two)

CHAPTER 2 It was all a plan, she didn’t have anything to tell the Coordinator; it was just beginning of her grand plan to oust Sister Hannah, the newly promoted sweet voice who was beginning to garner followers. During the weekday’s rehearsal, the Coordinator has suggested that Hannah be given a chance to break forth … Continue reading Blood On The Altar (two)

Blood On The Altar (ONE)

PROLOGUE April 1965 Beside the historic museum on Helm’s street was a thick bushy virgin land. Crowds were seen gathered on the street while an old woman wailed in agony. Her husband and three children have been killed right on their land which shared a fenced boundary with the museum. Rumours has it that this dead … Continue reading Blood On The Altar (ONE)

BLOOD ON THE ALTAR (an excerpt)

The transit to Jos was too silent for Blessing; all through the journey which she went alone, she held the picture of her dead lover in her hands, crying at every glitch of the cherished memories they shared. The last night they spent together, she could still remember her words: “My dearest Blessing, this is … Continue reading BLOOD ON THE ALTAR (an excerpt)

THE BOOMERANG: the diary of a foolish lady

I couldn’t bring myself to believe that my sister has brought this much shame upon us. Or let me say I did know she would, but I didn’t know it will be this quick. Now, for the first time in my life, the first son, the second born, I witnessed the whole family of four … Continue reading THE BOOMERANG: the diary of a foolish lady

BOOMERANG: the story of a stupid man

I managed to fool everyone but myself when I said I wanted to travel to another State just to see my girlfriend. Because it wasn’t just another State, I will have to go through four states just to get to her State of residence; people believed I was committed to the relationship. I wasn’t, at … Continue reading BOOMERANG: the story of a stupid man

Before Your Moment Of Madness

SPEAKER: [walks to the lectern and swipes over the screen of his notepad. Clears throat and faces audience]: Did you hear that Bimpe is dead? AUDIENCE: [shocked]: Haaaa! SPEAKER: [unfazed]: Relax. That is not the only news I have for you. AUDIENCE: [looks at each other] SPEAKER: [clears throat again] Judging by your first reaction, … Continue reading Before Your Moment Of Madness