"I love you, babym." Ugo yelled, for no reason, at the top of his voice. Shocked; Olanma, with a usual thin of her lips and tilt of her head, paused her sweeping at the strangeness of his words. The first time he would say them in 5 odd years. Did Ugo break a 5-year jinx … Continue reading HIS GRATITUDE
I have seen a bit of life to know that nothing lasts forever I have seen a bit of life to know that good and evil, exist together I have lived enough to tell that the memories of a good man, are always recanted with a smile and lit-up face. The encomiums apportioned to an … Continue reading EPITAPH
She cringed as his hand touched her shoulder. His broad hard hand gave a soft touch. He pulled her lightly and she twirled to face him, smiling as their gazes met. His hand drooped down her arms as the other, simultaneously, slid up her thighs till it settled on her waist. Like a game … Continue reading THE DANCE
It was a cold morning and the atmosphere was tense, Ifeoma perched helplessly on the edge of her iron bed like a beautiful dying vulture, she is waiting for her soft wrist to surrender those thread-like veins, she is pale and famished, her slender bony shoulders made her appear creepy and irritating. She had been … Continue reading THE SUICIDE NOTES (I)
If I had a star, I’d wish you back again. But the sky is black tonight There are no wishes left. It’s probably a good thing too, Because wishes don’t come true. But if they did… Here’s what I’d wish: That the sun would shine and You’d be mine and I’d see you walking to … Continue reading YOU AND SPRING
Your life begins one day, It doesn't matter if you have lived a few decades before Your life, gets its essence one day. It may be the first time you saw snow fall The first time you see an angel glide across the snow Like in the love stories. It may be the first time … Continue reading BEGINNING
Mother seems to be confused When she and father argue, And words cannot fully convey the hate, They trade blows When he has been pushed to the wall; For her utterings can provoke a mad man, He strikes her, She calls him a coward. When he refuses to take the bait, Decides to be reasonable, … Continue reading IS FATHER REALLY A COWARD?
[Continued from last week Friday Pander III] I found myself longing to be with him again, I had a soft spot for him. He made me remember how good I used to be, how good I could be and I felt special again after what seemed like a lifetime ago. Now I sat hearing my … Continue reading PANDER IV
It's OK to be sad It's OK to be mad It's OK to cry When somebody dies It's OK to be clueless It's OK to be restless It's OK to be blue When worries surround you It's OK to fail It's OK to wail It's OK to fear When life's gives you a scare It's … Continue reading IT’S OKAY
With wars brewing and earth warming up to host the Armageddon, With hearts running cold and affection embracing fiction, With this glory I see handed to our differences, While the values we share lurk in the shadows, With religious doctrines tearing down the oneness of faith, And the trueness of God, With this and that … Continue reading IS LOVE STILL ENOUGH?