Year: 2042 Month: July Day: 12 Location: The Global Watch Towers – Virginia Meghan Castella stood behind the crew of camera and light engineers as they silently worked on minor adjustments to their equipment. The news anchor was John Buchanan, a young suave man with an ego bigger than the American wastelands. He delivered his … Continue reading The Russian Connection (2): The Reporter
Year: 2042 Month: July Day: 10 Location: Berlin Brandenburg Airport – Arrivals Niklas Baumhauer ran a hand through his shock of dirty blonde hair. His other hand casually brought up the half eaten Big Mac it held to his gaping mouth and he bit off a healthy morsel of the burger, chewing noisily. His hand, … Continue reading The Russian Connection (1): A monk in Berlin
Copyright © 2016 Kelechi E. Agu All rights reserved. This book or any portion thereof may not be reproduced or used in any manner whatsoever without the express written permission of the publisher except for the use of brief quotations in a book review. World war three fell upon the world like a shadow cast … Continue reading The Russian Connection – Prologue
Lies everywhere Lies everywhere They say a smile is a curve that sets everything straight They lie Does the mouth not twitch Do the cheeks not contort When lips part to reveal the gum In an act of smile? When the lips part But conceal the hurt in the heart And the teeth clasp so … Continue reading A Series Of Lies (1)
BOKO HARAM Birthed in the 21st century, A name to be reckoned with forcefully, Even babies in the womb knows that you exist, And when they step into this part of the world, They are been prayed for “May you not be a victim of Boko-haram And everyone says “Amen”. Both young and old never … Continue reading THERE IS GOD Oooooooo!
(this is my view in a poetic form, hope you’ll enjoy it) World! If world was made by Dell Then www.dell.com/troubleshooting Will tell me what is wrong With the world And that is why I know not what to be done Whether to consult Ifa, the wise one Or to perform ablution and count tasbih … Continue reading Economic Condition Of My Country
3 DAYS TO THE PORTAL Sav was again seated in the back of the car. Neither Mev nor Jessica even looked at him. They didn’t even seem to notice he was in the car with them. A heavy silence hung over them. Once more, he began his unheard pleas for mercy. Neither the guilt nor … Continue reading Portal 2
YEAR 1996 CE Udia was destined to give birth to the girl who would end the world. Her screams, intense and ear splitting as the shrill call of a banshee, reverberated through the corridors of the hospital. She flailed with impotent rage at the professional hands that guided the gurney down the length of the … Continue reading The Portal
The water rose till the glass that held it in broke into smaller pieces. The current had exploded and those caught in the waves were left to curse their luck. The lucky ones stared hard, and without any reason they let loose of vile words and curses. They threw their offense at the wounded ones … Continue reading Simple World
When the world says no And for all I know I have a dream to live A dream more than sheer belief When the world gives me another dream Like a running stream I take another route To create my dream’s layout When the world says never I say never will I say never I … Continue reading When the World Says No
Life, in our nation, is a world of wonders With people of different manners You find the good, the bad and even the ugly You marvel at weird things you daily see Some so heartbreaking you can’t but cry Few can be endured, but even then you sigh You weep and pray the Lord … Continue reading The Wonders of Life
This story is about a woman discovering that her happiness is relative. Mama Tinu went to Garki Market; it was the first December after the fuel subsidy had been removed. The Sun is a 10,000 watts bulb up in the sky. She felt the warmth soaking her up. She felt relieve that she did … Continue reading The World Lost It’s Colour.
Behold in awe my silver and my gold Everlasting from my youth to my old My offspring are above like the skies hold They are the stars twinkling, shining and bold In bullions reserve depart not my coins truly I do deserve to dwell in Zion And my belt shall never fall of my … Continue reading I Bless Myself
The World is that kind of sleep, Everything is but a dream. Slowly, time puts us to sleep, Memories of never ending dreams. The world is that kind of sleep, Don’t want to wake up from your arms, Slowly, time puts us to sleep; I cherish your soft palms Grazing the world on my face, … Continue reading The World is That Kind of Love
Wisdom and the world This our world that so is full of wisdom The uttered words that have created God’s kingdom It is carried in the belly of the wind And blowing through the branches of all trees It is filled up with adage of sages And stands truly the test of all … Continue reading PARABLES AND PEBBLES: Wisdom and the World, Ecclesiastes