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The Rivalry

“Honey I’ve called them severally but they are not picking up. Sent them texts, no reply. Are you sure they are not fighting or quarrelling at the supermarket?” Anthony asked his wife.  “Well I wouldn’t be surprised if they were,” she replied shaking her head.  “Then let’s get going. Maybe when they are back andContinue reading “The Rivalry”

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My Birthday 🎂

Jeremy opened the door and we all stepped into the motel. The interior decor; simple but exquisite. We were still admiring the decors when she approached us.  “Welcome,” she said smiling.  We all turned to look at her and they couldn’t resist returning the charming smile.  “Hello, I’m Brenda, your hostess. Actually, I own thisContinue reading “My Birthday 🎂”

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NEed YOu LIke A HEart NEeds a BEat.

Suzanne descends the stairs quietly, and when she got to the end, her face slowly lit up in anger. She couldn’t stand the sight of them cuddling and laughing in her sitting room.  She hissed softly and walked to the veranda; she turned off the generator’s fuel tank and tiptoed up, back to her room. Continue reading “NEed YOu LIke A HEart NEeds a BEat.”

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Mom’s motel

“Mum, mum, I’m back,” I called out when I entered the house. Surprisingly, the door was open and that was unlikely.  My eyes widened in astonishment as I walked into my room. My things were not there anymore and the walls were painted white. I couldn’t grasp the meaning of what my eyes were seeing.Continue reading “Mom’s motel”

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My PA’s boyfriend

It was December 11 and the morning lacked any brightness because the weather was dull but it was worse for her because she couldn’t fathom why she felt so restless today. She could sense an awkward feeling.   She walked lazily towards her car and stood there just staring at the car. After about two minutes,Continue reading “My PA’s boyfriend”

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Changing my world

This dull day became worse as they stared speechlessly with their mouths agape and their hearts in shambles as they saw their parents lying lifeless in their own pool of blood. This was the worst day of their lives or so they thought. Atika and her sisters cried uncontrollably.‘’Mama, please wake up,’’ Atika shouted asContinue reading “Changing my world”

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Do not marry him

Two days after the proposal, she found a card at her doorstep, written in a messy handwriting. “DO NOT MARRY HIM!“She turned the card to the back then to the front again to see if she could see any other message but she didn’t.What manner of joke was this? She asked herself.She looked around toContinue reading “Do not marry him”

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Not As It Is

Once there were three friends whose names were Nmesomachukwu, Marshal and Omalicha. This story is about something that happened between them in Lagos.It was a dark cold night in May, and the clocks were striking twenty. And suddenly she came in shouting, startling Oma and Esoma who were having dinner.“You guys, guess what?” Marshal askedContinue reading “Not As It Is”