New Stories

After Your Burial

By Olabisi Abiodun Akinwale: we returned to a house full of emptiness, nothing takes the place of what gives a house the feeling of home. my heart became a mosaic of wreckage knowing it will live forever in a story…

BONUS STORY – Houston

By Jessica-Ken: Please ignore mistakes* “Are we there yet?” Jade Hadley’s voice came. “It’s taking really long, now.” Jade grumbled. Jade was a rebellious, almond eyes, teenager: A tenth grader with such shiny blonde hair, yay high and pretty slender…

IN LOVE WITH A MAFIA – Chapter Fourteen

By Jessica-Ken: Please 🙏 this is chapter fourteen. The other one was a mistake 🥺   “W-wait, what are you doing?” Kendra looked in utter amazement.   Jong made to move backward, confused and wondering if it was part of…

IN LOVE WITH A MAFIA – Chapter Thirteen

By Jessica-Ken:   “I mean I…”   “Kendra!” The Vice-president called sharply. ~~~Kendra   I had spilled the beans, unthinkingly, regretting it at that moment. I hadn’t know why I had done that, but it felt awfully good as my…

IN LOVE WITH A MAFIA – Chapter Fourteen

By Jessica-Ken:   “I mean I…”   “Kendra!” The Vice-president called sharply. ~~~Kendra   I had spilled the beans, unthinkingly, regretting it at that moment. I hadn’t know why I had done that, but it felt awfully good as my…

IN LOVE WITH A MAFIA – Chapter TWELVE

By Jessica-Ken:   The airy breeze blew across Kendra’s face as she stared at Jong. The young man inched closer to her, and she took a step backward, with a throbbing heart. She didn’t want to be there but didn’t…

IN LOVE WITH A MAFIA – Chapter Nine

By Jessica-Ken:   Kamila Houston sat on the balcony, lost. It had been quite a day; one she wanted to move so fast. She breathed in, inhaling the cranky smell of burnt brownies. “Alissa!” She groaned. She rose to her…

THE MYSTERY – ALEXIS KARPOUZOS

By Alexis karpouzos: I came into existence, naked yet clothed with innocence and unaware, bathed with my mother’s blood, old folks heard me cry and were so glad. I came not into this unknown sphere by my own will and…