Stories

A Devil is a Truthful Liar

Ibinabo gave her life to Christ because of Chemistry. Such a wretched subject. She had failed it seven times and since her pastor had made it known to the church that seven was a spiritually significant number (so emphasized that Read more…

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Stories

The Origin of the Wind

In the beginning, no being had a name. Before we speak of flesh, ties and blooming things, let’s speak of this beginning. Long before there were bodies or religions, before the world became a godless bloom of ruins, before languages Read more…

By ife, ago
Poetry

To Be Nigerian

a tiring verb. daily, in the morning, tug the edge of your soul: still a tight knot? still a tight knot, firm enough to survive? pluck your eyes and place them on the soiled ceramic plate. drag a knife to Read more…

By ife, ago