Monuments

She had a knack for making mighty monuments out of tiny hills and it always got me pissed. For crying out loud, it should have been just another piece of paper containing hastily scribbled numbers that would later be dialled and discarded, but like I said,” she had a knack for making might monuments out […]

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Nnamdi

The normal Nnamdi would have closed his eyes and sang along to the song on the radio but he still had not gotten over what happened moments ago. He shifted to the window looking gaunt and rather out of place in the vacant bus. It was not as if someone had died or anything like that, […]

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Indelible mark

Rotimi stared at her lips. He silently thanked God that his spittle had not gone any further by a mini-inch. It would have entered her mouth. Her stoic expression made it impossible to determine if she had noticed. Why on earth wouldn’t she? If she had, and was pretending not to have, she was doing […]

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Indelible Mark

Rotimi stared at her lips. He silently thanked God that his spittle had not gone any further by a mini-inch. It would have entered her mouth. Her stoic expression made it impossible to determine if she had noticed. Why on earth wouldn’t she? If she had, and was pretending not to have, she was doing […]

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Walking Shoes

I am tired so i sit to look through the pictures on my phone. This has been my habit of late. I see a picture of Funke doing something dramatic and i instantly hear her voice and mine intensely arguing in my head. It is about who really disfigured the “normal” dance step. Bimpe is […]

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The man #Shortstories

“…(Aprurchen) Approaching (Muitela) Murtala Mohammmed airport at a speed of …and 10,000 feet above sea level. (Purhleaseahrjuhrstur) Please adjust your sit belts and prepare for landing” Open your mouth and let us hear what you are saying biko. There is mild tension in the air. It would disappear as soon as the plane lands. It […]

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