NO BENDING, NO BREAKING As the tricky trees in the wood, Cannot do without the golden food, So can my luscious love not glitter, Without your chiming charming fire. Each time I sit to think of you, I feel a momentum of truth. The way you place your smile is sure, To be the … Continue reading No Bending, No Breaking.
The birds of heron would fly off to the non-parched when the grassy fields at our backyards are parched The regrets of those egrets shall arrive if our backyards turn fields filled with flood Some of these replicas of eve are truly naive for shunning our fingers when shining with blood Their hearts, they would … Continue reading The birds of heron
A Man Of The People by Chinua Achebe “I hope we will always be friends. For yesterday is but a dream and tomorrow is only a vision but today’s friendship makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and the every tomorrow a vision of hope”-Chinua Achebe (A man Of The People) I pick this excerpt … Continue reading It Is You Achebe
It’s been four days since the accident and I’m now sitting in the doctor’s office with my boss, waiting to hear the details of my husband’s ailment. After waiting for almost an hour, the doctor walks in to attend to us. “Your husband has recovered from the minor injuries he sustained from the accident but … Continue reading I Go Go (6)
UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL ILORIN 7 AM 8, DECEMBER 2015 Kate opened her eyes slowly, she was not sure what had woken her up; the voices or the pain in her back. She had slept off around one in the morning beside Kemi’s bed. Nicholas had insisted she stay in the hospital, he was sure the … Continue reading Nicholas: Episode Twenty