Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Only Exception – ADELANI SAMUEL MASETOP

I have seen people curse All because of love Great men fall Having a broken heart Women cry because Of shattered hopes It comes in a flash to some While to some it grows overtime Advertisements

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Carry My Message To Garcia

I had a field day with a friend of mine dickering over the petty items in his dime store. Intermittently, we would stop to have a discussion. Boy ol’ friend, really been a long time. Last I saw him, he … Continue reading

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The Other Side Of Love – OLATUNJI SAMUEL

“I love you, Deronke!” He said as he got close to the dining table. His eyes were moist, and veins stood out on his face, neck and arms. I wondered how long he had been crying, shedding angry, bitter tears … Continue reading

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When You Are Not Here

You got me waiting up all night Hoping you would come in through that door I want you here by my side, only then can I feel right My heart is as tangled as the bedclothes on the floor My … Continue reading

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He Should Make You Fulfilled – ESTHER OKEKWUO

The cooking was over and the meeting had started. We cleared up the kitchen and it was tasting time. With my plate stretched forth and my spoon lingering, my heart jumped for joy as a few spoons of jollof rice was … Continue reading

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Humpty – TORERA ADESINA

We lay unmoving The cold floor chilling  body parts Blood and bones and sinew scattered all over the place In tiny parts like shattered glass Somehow we had ended up here again Like a clock with dead batteries Never completely … Continue reading

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Growing From A Boy To A Woman Part 1

First it was just normal nipples, then a needle-like pain, then a lump, then a mould and then full grown breasts. But how manage? Why was I growing breasts? For heaven’s sake, I was a teenage boy of 18 years … Continue reading

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Stained

Once beaten, twice fallen Once concealed never recalled Like the angel clothed in Wolf skin and shepard coat As a fruit of sin in the hold Of a femme fatale, he He should know better His laughter became sneezes

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Sleeping Beauty – My Hospital Experience

I waited mindlessly for my turn, I tried to keep myself busy with my phone but there wasn’t much to do with it. I was bored, lonely and felt marooned. Yet, I had no verve for chatting with anyone. I … Continue reading

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My Wedding Day

I looked into the mirror just before I headed out and for the first time in my life, I was truly happy. Beyond my amazing wedding dress and my stunning makeup, I knew that the heavens must really love me … Continue reading

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