“Mummy please be nice,” I said once again to my mother. “I’ll try Jane. I’ll try… I’m just not promising you anything,” my mum said with a worried look.Read More
Wednesday became my favourite day because you came to me that night; earlier in the afternoon I got a call from the orphanage that a baby was up for adoption. ItRead More
“I am sorry my daughter,” my mother said as she tried to touch my arm which had a drip on it. I quickly removed my hands and prevented her fromRead More
“…The accused, Mrs. Cynthia Okafor is hereby sentenced to death by hanging for the murder of Nkechi Obi.” I kept smiling as the judge passed his judgement. One look atRead More
I might have little trouble believing that you’d actually want my heart and not my body. Don’t blame me. I have been through a lot when it comes to mattersRead More
It’s nice to have a crush on you. With my mind filled with thoughts of you. And my heart yearning for reasons to know why it had to be you.Read More
When you started lying about business meetings.
And slipping into the toilet.
You’d spend close to an hour and come out to complain of tummy ache.
When you’d go intoRead More
While I pushed you away, you insisted that you knew I wanted you
Because I had always flirted with you
I really was flirting
But does it equal to opening
As I watched from the window, I struggled so hard to hold back my tears as I watched my boys taunt the woman outside my apartment. She had a bigRead More
For the third time I struck the match stick against the match box and it brought forth the normal orange flame and as two other times, it went off.Read More