His eyes went wide and for a minute there he felt like the world had come to an end. What did she mean by ‘i am gone’? Won’t he see her again?
What? He is wh…what? Hold on, hold on, i remember you mentioning Edward was the only one you loved”
I told myself to stop thinking about you because you never think about me. But I really can’t.
I Will Be There, Mama
Let the eagles soar and let the kites glide
let the birds perch as the parrots slide
Let the torrents rise and let the tides climb
It’s easy to forget we aren’t indestructible. Blinded by the burning, soaring highs of being on this earth, it’s easy to feel untouchable and firmly in control; hands on the wheel, life grasped tight and warm in both fists.
Bukky – the protagonist – flees the ordeal of an arranged marriage, just when vows were about to exchanged. This unexpected circumstance pathed the course for a life full of uncertainties. In a bid to start a new life, she migrated to Lagos with an empty pocket and a bag full of nothing.
I genuinely believe that texting is the worst thing that’s ever happened to the dating world. It is an inevitable thing that we all have to endure in order to charm someone.
Like snapshots of time
We are boys in the hood
Spluttering and spluttering
Fin-like-fins of streamed rivulets
Ironed and steeled by exuberance
Of joyful laughter…
Like a sparrow
let the healing balm from this ink pierce through your ailment
and let your smiles be coloured with the elixir of good health
What if I told you I’ll listen
To every whispers and groans
And not draw conclusions based on your story
Nor tell ours to another soul.