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Tasting Fear

I smelt fear for the first time when mom died. Strangers, loud mouthed and boisterous, dragged us through dark alleys smelling of rotting red meat and wilting vegetables, yelling “I have what you want”, “Come, buy from me”. Dad always…

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Vapours

Happiness was not something Esther was used to. She had never felt its popular comforting arms around her. She saw life as hard and grey as stone. Every day was always unkind to her. Each day leaving her with nothing…

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Rain

A few years back…   Maami told me to wipe my tears, that the rains would soon come. The little light green grasses would begin to spring from the softened soil and the ground that was cracked open by months…

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Faceless: Episode 5

Otunba’s Mansion Adekunle Fernandez Otunba couldn’t help the smile that lit up his face as he saw the girl he was being introduced to. Isn’t God wonderful? The information He had been stressing to get, God gave it to him…

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Faceless: Episode 4

Otunba’s Mansion. Adekunle couldn’t believe his eyes, he had just gotten out of his room and was still trying to adjust his outfit when he bumped into someone. Just as he was still trying to comport himself and apologize to…

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Faceless: Episode 3

Otunba’s Mansion. Mrs Gloria Otunba with one hand on her iPhone X was sipping her morning Legend Green Tea with honey just how she likes it. All the blogs just couldn’t stop talking about the party her family was having…

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When Trouble Sleeps

He tossed and tossed around for so long that he was forced to sit up. He was covered in sweat despite the maddening rush of the ceiling fan above. He turned to his side and looked at his beautiful wife…

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Faceless: Episode 2.

God is Good Hospital. Adekunle Fernandez Otunba, was far from upset by the slap the strange lady he bumped into gave him. In fact, he was quite amused by her audacity and definitely shook by her beauty. What amazed him…

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The Yard

There was yard and in the middle of the yard was a man, and around the man was a crowd and the crowd sat under the shimmering of cool moonlight, and they listened and they were happy. His stories were…

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Faceless: Pilot.

University of Lagos. “Somebody hel…pp…help me…!”, I screamed as I ran into the bush. I stumbled on branches but I still kept going. That’s the only way I could escape. “No one is going to hear you”, I heard the…

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