The greatest archers in the world had a contest They each had to hit targets The one who could hit the bull’s eye advanced to the next stage The one who couldn’t dropped out of the contest By the second day, there were a few archers left The bull’s eye had become smaller and more … Continue reading Robin Hood And Cupid
Emuesiri tiptoed towards the direction the sounds seemed to be emanating from. The voices were coming from the room he shared with his brother, he realized as he slowly approached the closed door. He recognized the unmistakable voice of his elder brother, Ovie but could not quite distinguish the voice of the other person in … Continue reading Valley Of Desperation
Unto what could I liken a listening ear The listener’s silence speaks volumes That golden silence kills every fear And spreads its fragrance like the best perfumes I once saw a woman in great despair There seemed no end to her sorrow Her world was shattered well beyond repair And she had no hope … Continue reading A Listening Ear
I struggled to come to terms with the fact that BG was pregnant. It was a most shocking realization and I sat holding the lab result in my hands for almost an hour. My mind remained totally blank and I practically forgot she was sitting beside me. “What are we going to do now?” she … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles: Episode 32 – Quo Vadis?
What comes to your mind when you imagine the term, ‘Jackpot’? At first thought, one would imagine hitting a big prize in a casino or the lottery or some good luck situation. The thing about a ‘jackpot’ is the fact it is usually unexpected. Of course that’s the fun in the whole show – the … Continue reading Episode 31 – Jackpot!
Life sometimes throws a painful reality in our faces and that happens to be the fact that the things we desire most just somehow elude us. It could be that coveted position, that plum job, that business deal or whatever. On a more personal level, it could be the fact that a girl you so … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 30 – A Time To Keep Your Mouth Shut!
I’d bet you have heard this line a million times or more. In fact, Brandy, the popular female RnB act actually did a song with the same line some time ago. Now, imagine a scenario where you are a hundred percent sure you’d get something or reach a particular destination and at the last minute … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 29 – Almost Doesn’t Count
The Catholics seem to have an infatuation with the Virgin Mary and I sometimes find myself wondering whom they reverence more – The Son of God himself, Jesus Christ or his mother, the Virgin Mary. Whichever way the answer goes, it is an indisputable fact that the mother of Jesus Christ (often times referred to … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 28 – Much Ado About Virginity
The concept of ‘blind dating’ remains a most thrilling and interesting phenomenon that millions of people all over the world have engaged in at one time or the other and in fact still continue to practice even today. Imagine the feeling of flirting with someone you have not seen and the seeming endless ordeal of … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 27 – Blind Dating
I remember some years back while I was in secondary school, during my fourth year I think, a close classmate confided in me that his father was about to take a third wife. He had been so devastated that my consolatory words hardly had any effect on his heavy heart. I recall that in my … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 26 – Crashed Marriages
Be a warrior Fight! Fight! Break through every barrier Become a great knight Be an athlete Run! Run! Don’t be late Chase the glorious dawn Be a footballer Play! Play! Be a dribbler, a scorer Beat every team in the way Be a preacher Preach! Preach! Speak about God, our father Convert sinners, poor or … Continue reading Be All You Can Be
Picture this: You meet this gorgeous looking babe and the strong chemistry between you guys set things in motion pretty faster than you can imagine and before you could spell the words R-E-L-A-T-I-O-N-S-H-I-P, you begin dating and everything feels so smooth that using phrases like ‘made for each other’ would sound like an understatement in … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 25 – Cold Feet
When I began blogging sometime in 2008, I sought an avenue where I could just express myself and write on just anything like I had been doing on my previous webpage. Coupled with my dreams to write some fiction novels and poetry, the idea of an autobiography had always been on my mind for a … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 24 – A Recap
When I decided to act as an umpire between the two boxers in my head, Geebaba and Geebizzles, I already knew who was going to win the battle in my heart just like I’m damn sure most of my readers who read the last episode also knew. Like I noted earlier, Geebaba preferred to do … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles. Episode 23 – Breaking The Ice
I watched BG and wondered if she was actually going to slap me or hit me or curse me in the name of every god she knew for daring to make her boyfriend dump her for no reason at all. Actually, at that moment, I had begun to regret confessing to her what I had … Continue reading The Geebee Chronicles: Episode 22 – The Law Of Attraction