Author Archives: Larniyi

About Larniyi

A prolific writer.Schools at the University Of Lagos,hails from the Department Of English.I feel literature is spontaneous,Poetic.I'm very poetic.

The Story and It’s Location

In last week’s topic I shared my opinion on “The power of Gratitude” and I remembered I bordered on showing appreciation to those who in one way or the other contributes to the progress and completion of our films. It … Continue reading

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Spare The Rod

I watched her as father looked at her with that usual face he gave when we were doing something wrong. She nevertheless had that face of innocence, one that I knew infuriated father the most. He was however oblivious of … Continue reading

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The Chain Series: Obsessions

My obsession comes from within, as chains holding me down to her. We made a promise to each other that as long as we never attached our feelings to it, we would be okay. “But, I have come to love … Continue reading

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White Dress

They danced with frantic movements. Everywhere looked confused, rough. Upturned tables and drunk guests.  Even though some sat down, it still looked disorganised as the loud deafening sound of fuji music blasted through the speakers situated at specific corners. Even … Continue reading

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Girl Crush

I will tell you about this girl I have a crush on. Most times my crushing heart is actually disappointed when my expectations of its recipient are not as I ideated it to be. It was a cold night, I … Continue reading

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A Burning Rage

She kept on stabbing the carcass, venting her frustrations on the punctured body. The red coloured liquid spurted out like a fountain on a brown knot of skin. It was like the knife spoke to her and poked through her. … Continue reading

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My Purpose: The Test

For every man is made and allowed to thrive for a purpose, it is why they are sons of the earth. It was a frustrating fate deemed for him. The festivities would begin but before that came the initiation rites. … Continue reading

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Na Naija You Dey: Fuel Wahala

It was Friday afternoon and even the hot sun cried through the skin of school children crying sweaty tears. I had just come out of my house, the abroad boy of the street as my friends like to call me. … Continue reading

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Ebo Yemoja (The Mermaid’s Sacrifice)

I stared stonily at her lifeless body which had finally floated to the surface. The waters had claimed her and it was not new. She was a sacrifice to Yemoja. She had not been the chosen one but she had … Continue reading

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Imperfections

We are unstable like the dark moon A time for Her fullness in all its aura A time for Her decreased being Another time for her unseen spirit

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