“But I love you, Enny,” he says as they sat on the couch in Eniola’s living room, his voice quivering and unstable. His pleading eyes looking directly into hers, begging her forgiveness. Eniola didn’t recognize those eyes that once provided her with a sense of comfort and security. The warm brown of his eyes that … Continue reading Eniola’s Fresh Start.
“So Mr. Adams, how are you finding the kids?” “Fine, fine they are warming up to me. Well except Mark, he seem distant and aggressive like he’s carry so much anger in him.” “Just leave Mark and focus on the other kids.” “But- why ma?” “Take my word for it. He’s a sinking ship and … Continue reading A Faith To Hold
Penny was swept from her thirteenth through her fifteenth years as if she were a tumbleweed blown across the desert, coming to rest briefly here and there in becalmed moments, torn loose and sent rolling again as the wind gusted. Her parents moved a lot and it made Penny a little bit distant from friends. … Continue reading Something Bigger Than Love
Vanessa came back from school exhausted. After having a lecture spree with practical, she had to stand in the BRT queue for almost an hour before the bus finally came. What a day, she thought to herself. Moments later, the weather changed unexpectedly. Vanessa wished it wouldn’t rain because she hated walking under it. At … Continue reading Not Too Young For Love – 5
I got upstairs and landed on my bed like a wounded elephant with the nylon of Sweet Sensation held tightly in my hands. My school mother called me to her bunk and asked why I looked sobber. “My mom made Mr. Steve my lesson teacher”. I whispered. “What- When, But why?!” She asked puzzled. With … Continue reading Not Too Young For Love 4
Mr Steve? I murmured. This wouldn’t be good I thought to myself, why and how would they choose such a man out of all the teachers in the whole school, the man we were all afraid of. (I guess that was their idea). Nevertheless I told myself I would avoid every confrontation with with and … Continue reading Not Too Young For Love 3.
The Junior Secondary School West Africa Examinations were over. I was excited because now I got to be in a senior class and more excited because I got to be a senior (if you know what I meant). It was good bye to; plates washing that didn’t belong to me, washing clothes, fetching of water… … Continue reading Not Too Young For Love 2
We were in Junior Secondary School. I was in class A he was in class C. Although i can’t remember how we became friends all i remembered was the feelings that laid deep inside our hearts. We were young, yes, but neither of us could understand love. He wrote down his feelings at the back … Continue reading Not Too Young For Love
He held her hands tightly but gentle and smiled. “Adanne we are not alone. Am not letting you go. I don’t care of the consequences. Our love is all we have and that is strong enough for me. But I can’t fight this alone. I need you. Are you with me?” She looked up to … Continue reading Plot2. #Challenge me contest – The Dark Side Of The Sun
Woke up early not to miss the first bus. Mondays always full of traffic. I wonder how my first day at work would be. I sat beside the window and stared outside. Then he entered and stood. I couldn’t help but stare at his tallness and handsome face soon i notice him staring back. I … Continue reading Strange Love