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Bonnie And Clyde

I woke up that morning feeling listless and particularly homesick. It was August and the morning had fully unfurled out of the foggy night, with the painful sun piercing through the window panes and tearing the light curtains to strike … Continue reading

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The Graduate’s Story – True Life Experience Episode 6

Excerpt from episode 5: I thought I still had Ella until I noticed how carried away she was by the talks of this man. She laughed and was smug. I was angry and depressed at the same time as I … Continue reading

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The Graduate’s Story – True Life Experience Episode 5

Excerpt from episode 4: Tope and I still communicate once in a while. She still vows to wait for me no matter how long it takes. I know what happened was a mistake and it still remains a secret but … Continue reading

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A Date With The Beasts – M.M. SULEIMAN

  The wind stood still. Somehow the trees still danced, the palm trees waved from one direction to the other, as though they listened to a jazzy beats played by the bland weather. Kasuwa was full that day, it was … Continue reading

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The Graduate’s story – True Life Experience Episode 4

Excerpt from episode 3: The following day, I drove to pick Ella so we could go to church. She noticed I was not myself and she asked, “What is wrong Adeoluwa? You have been acting strange.” “I am pretty ill, … Continue reading

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The Graduate’s Story – True Life Experience Episode 3 

  Excerpt from Episode 2: I was so pleased to see everyone smiling and having a good time. I was busy with my phone and next thing, I looked up and I saw Ella coming my way. My heart beat … Continue reading

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The Graduate’s Story – True Life Story Episode 2

Excerpt from Episode 1: She then asked “Do you have water in the bathroom, I want to shower.” I then knew that night was going to be an intriguing one. I replied her low-toned “Yes there’s water in the bathroom. … Continue reading

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Just Five Minutes: A Story On Depression And Suicide

Kimberly parked her 2016 Range Rover Sports car and stepped out of the car barefoot. She was parked in a corner of the Third Mainland Bridge, and she stared at the long stretch of road before her unseeingly. She automatically … Continue reading

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The Graduate’s Story – True Life Story Episode 1

  ​ My name is Adeolu. There’s a saying to the effect that “What can’t kill you only makes you stronger.” But this time, I don’t know how strong I will be coming out from this predicament that I have … Continue reading

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How Come How Long – DA JANDY

She pushed Jim to the wall. It wasn’t the first time she had to do this. Jim had constantly yelled at her for petty things, ranging from not making his coffee the way he loved it to other infinitesimal issues. Yetunde … Continue reading

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