Before the Darkness Prologue BEFORE THE DARKNESS 1 The men in front of him looked on with sullen faces; it looked like a death had just been announced. “Mr. President, we need to move on this as soon as possible. The price of oil is not getting better anytime soon. If we don’t move fast, … Continue reading Before The Darkness 2
Segun couldn’t believes his ears. He leaned forward. “What did you just say? Did i hear you say..” “Yes please.And if you care to know, it’s over between us. It’s over.” I turned my face away from him. It was an opportunity I have been looking for, there is turning back. Segun stared at me … Continue reading If Only I Knew- Episode 3
Ethan, Desireé’s father couldn’t quite get over the fact that his wife was right in saying their little princess had died. With each passing day, he never stopped believing that Serena was dead though at a point he had to accept reality but Luke won’t hear any of it. He insisted that Serena was alive; … Continue reading Abducted #1
Mum had me when she was twenty-five years old. By then, she was all grown up, done with school, living by herself, and working; she even owned her own private business. One would think that was enough reason to be ready but mum said she didn’t ‘plan’ me. However, she didn’t neglect to hammer on … Continue reading The Little Storyteller
Episode 1 & 2 (Sour Sweetness) ******** It was the kind of kiss that made me know that I was never so happy in my whole life. It was our very first kiss… soft, warm and sensual. It was nothing like I imagined it’d be. The moment our lips touched and her strangled … Continue reading Dark Chocolate
The atmosphere was charged with the disco lights bouncing off the walls of the largely spaced room in various colors while the air stood, stifled with alcohol, cigarette, sturdy brands of perfumes, and body sprays. And then, there were others; sweats, body odors… We were like animals and the club was our jungle. I took the ice … Continue reading The Morning Before
Abducted Prologue Desireé woke up sweating profusely, turned on the bed side lamp, she checked the time it was only 11:45pm. She slept for only two hours, she checked her body temperature. She felt warm yet her heart beat was like a racing car. For the first she thought she would sleep without gulping pills, … Continue reading Abducted Prologue
Author’s Note: Please read the Prologue to this story, it will help you get the context. Click here: Before The Darkness Prologue The fiery hot wind blew against him but he did not seem to notice. His mind was taken up by what he saw; the reflection of his face in the water made him … Continue reading Before The Darkness 1
The doorbolt clicks quietly into place but to you it sounds like a bomb blast. Your husband is home. Somehow, you know something is not right. You continue to rock Andrea, your sweet baby, gently even though she has since fallen asleep. ‘Coward’,your mind whispers. You take a deep breath and go to Robert’s room. … Continue reading Murderer
Beverly Da Silva lifted her face to the sun. God,it felt good to be home in Nigeria. It was so beautiful out here. The lush,sub tropical vegetation of the private estate in Obudu cattle ranch soothed her senses. Sunlight,spilling from the sky flooded their whole reception. Everywhere she looked,the party was immaculate. The luxurious grounds … Continue reading Bevy’s Nuptial Knot.
(c) Harry Enomamien…2015 I took quick glance at the wall clock and settled down in my sitting room, waiting patiently for John who had promised to take me out for lunch. I grabbed my ringing phone off the small table behind me, fully expecting it to be John checking to know if I’m ready. The … Continue reading IF ONLY I KNEW- Episode 2
Here I am in the arms of a stranger, feeling all the tenderness and love that I have longed desired. It seems God has decided to put a smile on my face tonight after many years of constant abuse and disdain by men. Here I am with someone who is not ready to rush … Continue reading Arike’s Diary II
It was a fancy book. One of those thick covered note books that had like hundred leaves in them and across the pages, a big ‘2015” was inscribed on it, in red ink. The book was brown, obviously leather-made with a belt across; but in front, towards the right corner of the book was a … Continue reading My Girlfriend’s Diary
For the previous Tale of Lakin, kindly click here Chidinma’s plot Lakin wanted to speak but couldn’t find the right words to use. How was he going to explain what happened? Who would believe him if he said it wasn’t intentional? Even the gods wouldn’t believe him… It had been the latest hour of the … Continue reading Tales of Lakin
” Grizzy…what’s wrong? ” Her Petit mother asked for the umpteenth time with a worried look on her wrinkled face. ” I love him so much,mom. But he doesn’t feel the same way about me..he abandoned me at the Marina. ” She sulked to her mother and clutched her pink teddy bear closely to her … Continue reading Tales of Tera 15 - Grand Finale!