... smoke was everywhere, I was struggling to breath. The fire was only in one side of the room, but the smoke made it seem like suya was bout to go down. I struggled to release myself of my 'shackles'. I pulled and pulled to no avail. The fire was spreading... fast! Just as I… Continue reading V for VANESSA
Peter shook his head as he got down from the bed. One of the reasons he hated being an undercover P.I was that he could be called at any time of the day not caring if he had something to do at that moment. That night was one of those nights. His girlfriend was around… Continue reading THE STALWART KNIGHT: EPISODE SIX
"I have to go home now", B said, looking at her wristwatch for what seemed like the millionth time to kenny. "Babes, relax now. The night is still young", kenny replied, trying hard to keep a straight face. "I know but I have some things to do at home that can't wait and besides, my… Continue reading THE STALWART KNIGHT: EPISODE FIVE
The deacon buttoned his shirt hurriedly not giving a care if he did them wrongly. He had a meeting with the elders of the church in some minutes and he had to hurry. He knew the elders had been noticing his clumsiness and lateness in the past weeks and if he wasn't careful, they were… Continue reading THE SWEET NECTAR 2
I sat at the edge of the tub, tears bathing my face as the water should and having no strength to stop it. I let the tears run down my cheeks not caring if it stung my bruises. The pain I felt had wound its way to my soul threatening to rob me of more… Continue reading DAMAGED!!
She ran very fast, so fast that she could not feel her touch the firm soil. The thorns and sharp branches tore at her skin and blood flowed freely from the open cracks in her body. Sweat and blood mixed together making her already ragged clothes stick to her body like an unwanted layer of… Continue reading ROYAL DIADEM!
(Nnenna and the counselor had gone back to the couch and they were sipping at their juice while they talked). Nnenna: (gleefully) e don tey wey I drink "menera" (referring to the juice). Aunty lovina no dey allow us take am. Counselor: And why is that? Nnenna: She say sugar too plenty for the "menera"… Continue reading NNENNA: ACT ONE, SCENE III