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The Woes of Adulthood

  There is no greater scam Than the perplexing phase called Adulthood.   The bright promise of  A life unattended Endless soirees and owambes Lifelong friendships being built Captivating nights out with the girls Sweaty Saturdays with the boys Love discovered at 22  Empires built at 25 Bank accounts, fat with currencies at 27   Alas, it is all but...

On Life's Street

On Life’s Street

"We submit ourselves to profound constraints borne out of the desire to uphold the stereotypical."  These were the words of my mentor and grandfather, Dee Uguru. He was a man who'd been thoroughly schooled by experience. Up until his death, he still could not fathom why...

A Different Kind of Story

Its feet came alive to the sound of the drums, sending clouds of dust on a celestial journey and veneration in the hearts of the spectators. It twisted and turned with an unearthly spiritedness. It had a sculpted head and raffia for a body and...

What Greater Woe

The little girl ran as quickly as her tiny legs could carry her. She was on a mission and nothing was going to stop her from completing it. Not the kids on the other side of the road who called out to her to come...

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The Anakle Spirit

“Orubebe, how far have you gone with the site?” “I’m 85% done,” Orubebe replies, giving Iyabo the side eye. “Please leave this office. You’re disturbing us …” “You will trek home today …” Iyabo sneers, walking back to the red table. “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall...