Death by Train

"Death by train." This is what would have been making the rounds among my friends after the news of my death has broken out. This happened when I was in my year two in college. I had this crazy friend I was always rolling around school with. One day, he suggested we took the train … Continue reading Death by Train

The Messenger

Caleb had one job and it was the deliver a message to the feared Chief Edgar. The future of his company and many other lives depended on the outcome of his meeting with Chief. What message is Caleb conveying? Is he up to task or will he lose heart halfway? Find out as you follow the story.

The Shadow Hunter

It’s high time somebody developed an app that will allow people switch off their shadow when they want to because apparently, having a shadow is now a crime in Lagos. Some nights ago, my sister and I were rushing to catch a bus at new garage when she decided to stop by to price a … Continue reading The Shadow Hunter

Small Stature na Bastard

*clears throat* Ermm, good day ladies and gentle moi moi. My name is Arike I am here to support the motion which says "small stature has done more harm than good." We are in the age and time where teenagers now look like they are in their thirties. Thanks to beauty trends and whatever it … Continue reading Small Stature na Bastard

Accidental Sidechick

This is a story of that awkward moment when you realize you’ve been parading yourself as a peacock when you are actually a chick. A side chick. 2012 was a rocky year for me in the dating circle. I made up my mind to stop dating regular boys and go for “church” boys instead. Maybe, … Continue reading Accidental Sidechick

Love and Illusions (Part 2)

"What is this?" I half shouted. He showed me another picture of Tade, a much younger version of him. This time, it was an obituary. I laughed. "What sort of expensive joke is this, young man? Don't make me call security on you." He sighed. "I hate to be the one to break this to … Continue reading Love and Illusions (Part 2)

Love and Illusions (Part 1)

Tade was the answer to my prayers. It was almost too good to be through as I got everything I had always wanted in a relationship. I almost felt like I didn't deserve it. Or maybe I did. After all the bozos I had to go through, I finally got my Boaz. Somebody pinch me!

One More Time

Tonye looked at the party crowd. They seemed to be having fun. She wasn't. This was her first social outing in a while and Tara, her sister had practically dragged her along. She stirred her Chapman and cleared her throat. Tara looked up from her phone. "Why did you bring me here when you'd rather … Continue reading One More Time

Fallen Petals

Hello guys! I know it's been a minute. Been trying to get my life in order + been struggling with writers' bloc. 😥😥😥 Here's a little piece i did. Different from the norm so i don't know what to tag it + i don't know when I'll be back again. Do send positive vibes my way y'all. Muchos gracias. Enjoy!!!