It was 4:30 pm on Wednesday evening when Rosie arrived at Mr. Adam’s house. He was a close friend of her father who was living in a neighbouring village. Following the cancellation of the free education scheme, Rosie had made up her mind to find alternative ways of paying her school fees. She had decided … Continue reading Boss Lady – Chapter Four
Diligence: From a boy to a man (Conclusion) I arrived school, and wasted no time in seeking those willing to join my crusade; those who wanted to write history with me in our own little way. The church was to have her harvest two weeks after our resumption, and we wanted to showcase what … Continue reading Diligence 2
If there is one thing sought after by everyone– men and women, as well as young and old alike–, it is success. Right from conception, man has been programmed to gravitate towards success. The quest for success is ubiquitous and cuts across race, belief, gender or culture. Now, we all hold a different definition of … Continue reading Walking The Distance
Life blows like breeze Sometimes breeze blows softly Other times it billows stormily For better or worse, more grease To your elbows, never say die Life falls like rain At times, flooding with destruction Other times flowing with benediction Hence blame not much; look at the gain That will fall like an unclouded rainfall Life … Continue reading The Similes of Life
The time is now, The time to be ambitious, A motivation that drives, Priceless indeed. Like fountain it flows, Flows in your veins, Fierce and desirous, A will so energetic, Desiring for fame and power, An endless desire for riches. A hunger that obeys no law,but it’s appetite, A lust that is never quenched, Grows … Continue reading Ambition
Though my face receives the shames of spittle, My name is resilience, so I quit not. Though my personality and intent are misconstrued, My name is forbearance, so I quit not. Though more filthy work and call tests my ego, My name is humility, so I quit not. Though more tongues utter … Continue reading My Words For Me
”never mind”he swop to english as if to show the doctor he too was educated”i’ll wait till general hospital opens again”emeka added abrasively before storming out of the doctor’s office defiant to his illness.
He hurried home when he heard his mom had been declared a witch and thrown out of the family house. It was the last thing he wanted to deal with now. His finals were in a couple of days and he was still struggling to cram the essential parts in his notes. If he could … Continue reading You’re beautiful…….Part 1