Home

She’s Trapped

She's Trapped by Aniekan Andikan
Even though she tries to mask her sadness with smiles, I see it. I see the laughter that doesn’t reach her eyes. I see the plastic smiles that only stop at the corners of her mouth. She’s not happy. She’s…

THE GAMES WE PLAY 1

By Marymartin Okoabu: I met aunt EFua through my aunt, aunt Kate. Aunt Kate had called, telling me she would be coming to Calabar on a contract she had gotten for her catering service and will need my assistance. The…

Adam’s Roar (Children’s Story)

By Adeabdul: Adam and the Roar In a far away jungle was little lion cub named Adam. He was a prince. His daddy was the king. King of the jungle all the other animals listened to him and obeyed him.…

I Saw a Ghost Today

By Victoria B. Willie: I saw a ghost today. It was unbelievable but real. I hate to tell the story because it scared me to the marrow. It scared me when the old man called me by a name which…

Wait

By Olufisayo Amodu: How long will I go on The feeling is strange to me It is like a parasitic feeling I feel clinging to you All I can see is a face even in my dreams.. A thousandth years…

The Negress

By Mojisola Josephine Kuwadinu: Eléyinjú egé! Her rows of waist ìlèkè, Making melodious rhythm As she walks with mincing steps. Òrékeléwà! Eyinjú Elédúà! An epitome of beauty, She outshines other maidens. Behold! Her smile. With the èjí between her teeth.…

CRAZY EASTER 🛸, CREEPY BUN 🐇🐰

By Jessy: CRAZY EASTER 🛸 CREEPY BUN 🐇🐾 I never expected to get anything this Easter. I was more of an introvert, so I had no friends or anyone to relate with. My mother would always tell me to step…

AN EASTER TO REMEMBER

By Jessy: Easter used to be one of my favourites. I’d come to appreciate the way of the Christians even though I wasn’t totally one. My Dad was a Muslim while my mother was a Christian. In most Islam homes,…

FOREVER LOST 🥀 BY JESSICA 💗 DURU

By Jessy: FOREVER LOST 🥀🥀🥀 I’ve carried this burden I never wanted to bear ⚔; I’ve loved you for a long time now ⛈ But you never seemed to notice. All that I tried, All that I wished, Gone in…

NANNY DEAREST (S❤H❤O❤R❤T❤S)

By Jessy:  NANNY DEAREST 💖🤱         💄💅 A JESS SHORTS 💅💄 Just one of my shorts 💗💋 ******  Running down the stairs, came little Ellie. Eliana she was called—smart and beautiful she was known. Her parents were…