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THE END OF A WOMAN

Views: 59 By OLUWATOYIN ‘Betterdays’ Ibrahim Some days after her fifteenth birthday, on her way back from school, thirsty and hungry as usual. Elatedly, she thought of branching at her street sister’s apartment – few meters away from school – to see if she could get something befitting to meet her stomach’s need. She was taken aback by the simple ...

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[SATIRE]: THE DEPUTY

Views: 137 By Adedokun Seyi Note: This story is not intended to dent anybody’s image or call for a head. Your discretion is highly important in this. If you find it real, fine, and if it’s unreal, the essence is just to alert the sand that something happened on it. *** Many people loved Oraye, and he was highly preferred. ...

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THE EYESORE

Views: 78 BY OLAYIWOLA FAITH ADEDOLAPO   Outside is beautiful. Grazing beyond it makes one dirty and hopeless. She could not imagine a world better than the one she lived in. So, she tried not to. She immersed herself into a world of perfect timeliness and speed. One, whose existence makes for an avenue to live in one world and ...

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BETWEEN LIFE AND INTENTIONAL NO-LIFE

Views: 68 By Toyinbo Olumide At one, he was backed by his Mother like a conventional African woman and not like Kangaroo, seemingly the latest trend moving around just like flu epidemic. At ten, Mother no more backed him; he now backed his bag to school. He ran to the school next-door hopping like a gay rabbit, his basket occupied ...

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THE GREEN GARDEN

Views: 78 -: By Olayiwola Faith Adedolapo     The green garden was not green enough to attract woodpeckers. Everywhere smelt of sweat. Lady Raymond fanned herself earnestly with a round and handy material made of hay. She constantly tried to remove the pebbles that flew out of it as it danced in the air. Her blue long flowing gown ...

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