He heaved as he passed through the second security gate. He had agonizingly endured the uphill task of confirming his pass and identity to the ravening armed guards popularly known as “mopo”. James had quietly obeyed their frivolous routine, knowing that an interview in a multi-national company as this began from the gate. One of … Continue reading An Excerpt: The Future Past – 1
Jenifer was having a field day; she had been waiting for this day for what had seemed to be forever and finally the day had come. With her heart beating very fast, she coiled herself in her small room. There seemed to be a lot of activities going on outside the walls of her house, … Continue reading Jenifer’s World: The beginning
“Please …” I sobbed. “I said get off him!” He roared. My whole body shook with indecision as I clutched my father… to think that barely ten minutes ago my biggest problem was home economics…God…what do I do… Ten minutes earlier… It was a quiet night my father was downstairs watching T.V my twin younger … Continue reading From Somewhere… Courage.
The clock struck five. The countdown has just begun. Belgie stared at it. Guess he noticed that I have been taking note of each passing tick. He shifted his gaze at me. I bent down and touched his whiskers. Sixty minutes from now, I will face a dreadful moment of my life. I quickly got … Continue reading The Touch of Fear
CHAPTER ONE The moment he stepped into room 415 and saw Jennifer Lennox sitting behind the polished mahogany table, Wale Ademola knew he was a dead man. He shut the glass panelled door behind him with a click and glared. It had to be an illusion. He checked again. Nope. This was for real. She … Continue reading The Small Print- An excerpt 2
One Maybe I should never have woken up on the first day of October 1995. It was a day I could never forget, even if I tried to. It was my thirty-fifth birthday and the day I died. Death to me doesn’t necessarily mean the end of everything; it means the end of a phase, … Continue reading The Farm