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Sunrise Jan 4, 2022 Stories It was one of those evenings where the compound was unusually quiet and the night was hot. Yusuf laid in the nude on the floor with his wife, Eyes on the Prize Nov 6, 2020 Stories Broken, splintered, cracked was she beneath the surface Failure gave her hope… The pressure; her drive The pinnacle strengthened her faith Refusing In Time Feb 18, 2020 Stories It’s been more than a while now, and time ought to help me forget and aid the healing process completely, I think. I ought to feel free, undaunted Knowing Feb 11, 2020 Stories The crinkles at the corners of her eyes and the curve of her lips when she smiled couldn’t hide the sadness, emptiness and the shadows that wrapped Brother Zoned Feb 4, 2020 Stories I didn’t like the way I felt because I’d been here before. Maybe the difference between then and now is that this time, I was uncomfortable with The New Normal Feb 1, 2020 Series & Stories My mom called me several times earlier today while I was at work. I didn’t have time to go through my phone at the office because I had a lot to Chapter Four Jan 28, 2020 Hairline of Mistrust & Stories & Series I didn’t know whether to be comforted by that or not. I sniffed. I wasn’t ready for goodbye, not now or ever. I didn’t go out of my way for us to Chapter Three Jan 21, 2020 Hairline of Mistrust & Stories & Series I met Liv at a tech seminar in Abuja; where I was one of the guest speakers. She had approached me, complimented me on my brief speech, talked a bit Chapter Two Jan 14, 2020 Hairline of Mistrust & Stories & Series I was weary, I wanted us back too. I just wasn’t sure if we would still be us or things would ever remain the same. She had tried and failed to Chapter One Jan 7, 2020 Hairline of Mistrust & Stories & Series He was different in a way that said he was doing well. He looked yummy in his plain grey t-shirt and blue jeans - simplicity has always been his Waiting on Kamharida: Chapter Two Jun 29, 2019 Waiting on Kamharida & Stories & Series “Mom, come see! We’ve a new neighbour!” Jamal was ecstatic as he beckoned her with a wave of his hand. Ozaram and Deziri who were seeing a movie The Wait Jun 17, 2019 Series & Stories “Zorah, my dear, when you say you dey go camp again?” her mother asked as they feasted to a bowl of boiled rice, stew with eggs. “Mommy, I never get Waiting on Kamharida: Chapter One Jun 12, 2019 Waiting on Kamharida & Stories “Are we there yet?” Jamalumchi, Kamharida’s nine-year-old son fussing in his seat asked her. “Are we there yet?” Ozaram, his immediate elder sister It Takes Two Apr 21, 2019 Stories My nephew, Daniel and his wife, Maggie sat apart from each other on the love seat facing me, both looking weary. None of them had said a thing to More Than Meet The Eyes Mar 12, 2019 Stories Today, I went on a date with Phillip Ajiboye. I met him a few months ago at the popular Iya Yusuf Restaurant in Ilorin on my way to get the Grandpa’s Love Tale Mar 12, 2019 Stories “Were you ever afraid of settling down with grandma?” I inquired as I handed my grandpa a glass of water and sat on the wooden recliner chair beside An hour and 15 minutes Mar 10, 2019 Stories I sat with my aunt at the table, aware that her mouth was moving but oblivious of the sound that formed words. I could tell she was upset about The Memories We Make Mar 3, 2019 Stories I was on my way to see my father and I wasn’t sure why he had summoned me since we spoke at length about the family business yesterday evening. The Moving Out Feb 17, 2018 Series & Stories I moved out of my parent’s house over a week ago- It is a six-bedroom apartment with a balcony in the outskirts of Lagos. Moving out from my