Creative Writings 

Mama invested Everything in you but you still failed her

  MAMA SAID Mama had lost her husband years ago immediately you were born. You lost your two siblings to an unknown disease that broke out in your small community, but God singled you out. Mama suffered, shuffling between taking care of you and hunting for people to get money from in order to send you to the Community Primary School. During the rainy season, mama always stood and watched you sleep, because every other place in the hut was leaking. In the morning, she was always the first person…

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Creative Writings Fiction 

Letter to my Lover: It’s been three years since you left, but you haven’t replied my letters

  Letter to My Lover It’s been three years now since you left. The memories we shared are still fresh in my mind. I don’t know how life over there is, but I truly miss you. Remember that morning when you walked up to me, you were lost and your big eyes were very red, maybe out of frustration. You walked up to me; tall ebony god you were. “Hello, let me help you with that” you said smiling. I didn’t oblige. We soon got to the entrance of my…

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Creative Writings Fiction 

Fiction: Beauty Lies in the Eyes of the Beholder

The dirty mad woman at the junction leaped up and down with her dirty torn skirt. Swinging left to right, her half unclad protruding stomach bulging out. She cared less about what the world thought about her. In her eyes, they were the mad people. She jumped several times in front of a moving vehicle, and ran away laughing when the driver shouted at her. She was pregnant for the third time, and each time she was due for delivery, she got missing. She always resurfaced months later with a…

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