Sunday, February 24, 2019

Daddy’s Princess

Kojo turned annoyingly in his bed as the rays from the sun burned his eyes through the window. Who could have possibly set out...

Flash Fiction: Mawunya Was Her Name

Mawunya was her name. God knows was the meaning of the name. And yes, God knows it was the name of the most beautiful...
new beginnings

The Uncharted Waters of New Beginnings

As the New Year begins, most of us are subjected to a plethora of new beginnings: new resolutions to carry through, new philosophies, new...

#DearFutureHusband: I Won’t Cook For You Every Day

#DearFutureHusband, It’s only by grace I am alive today. I have been depressed lately. I have worried a lot and wonder why I was not...

Daddy’s Princess V

 “Who did you see Kojo, huh who did you see? I am not a patient man. Show me that image you wanted to show...
Doom Luck

My Doom Day of Luck

Regret was written in capital letters on my face. Boiled eggs with hot red pepper were the pencils that wrote that expression. If only...

The First And Last Night

“Tonight is the night.” I finally managed to say the words I've been trying to say for the last two and a half hours. “We've...
Side Chic

A Letter To My Fellow Side Chic

Dear Side Chic, Let's start with some basics. A definition is obviously the most basic thing, right? side chic (noun) Definition: A lady who is dating another...

The Lizard- by Chumasey

Another "Yesu!" escapes my mouth simultaneously as a big slimy black lizard makes an effort to jump at me. I attempt jumping backwards and hit my shoulder against the dark painted oak of a door which is just a few steps behind me. Well, good news is it fails to make the target and falls back into the bowl.

Living A Simple Life And The Pursuit of Happiness

Some individuals may be confused and even relate minimalism to the possibility of leading an individual to abject poverty or a life of destitute. A friend once told me this and I smiled as he expressed an irrational fear following this path and dying a pauper... Well, I have news for you, this is a hasty generalization and a misconception as there are countless rich people who walk the minimalist path, and this concept isn’t emptiness for the sake of emptiness but rather making room to move freely, think clearly and open ourselves to the beauty and wonder of life.