by YEWANDE FASEUN
The doctors had told Sheila she might find it difficult to get pregnant. She should start looking into adoption or surrogacy. She had Endometriosis, a condition that led to infertility in women. She had started the treatment, and for years, she did not get pregnant. Read More
by YESIDE AJIDAGBA
She was scared, absolutely terrified. What just happened? Where did Dan Amos spring from? She must call Chief. He will know what to do. Read More
by ENITAN GEORGE
Georgia did not know how long she had been curled up in a fetal position on the floor of the bathroom but gradually her left shoulder began a dull ache from bearing her weight on the hard ceramic tiles. Read More
The plains were lush and green, inviting. Dinah stood on the corridor of her father’s vast mansion, Jacob the Patriarch, and stared into nothingness. The weather was cool, inviting her outdoors.
Being closer to two of her brothers, Simeon and Levi, she had confided in them about her boredom. Read More
By Bola Akanbi, Class of 89 FGGC Sagamu
The early morning sun kissed the leaves of the Baobab tree gently blowing in Tunmi’s spacious compound. Somewhere not too far off, you could hear the nasal voice of the Muezzin calling the Muslim faithfuls to prayer. Read More
By Yewande Faseun, FGGC Sagamu Class of 89
Kolade came home, expecting to find Lucy in her usual position on the couch with her phone laughing or typing away. It was ten thirty, he was hungry and tired and was in no mood for niceties. Read More
Dedicated to Folake Adeyeye and my class act, FGGC Sagamu Class of 89 girls. I love you loads.
Koye glared at her. In his mind, he didn’t understand what she was at. Last night, she’d cuddled up with her iPad and giggled till he walked out of the room and slammed the door. Read More
My heart thuds at the mere prospect. I will have to do something or lose total respect. I look at the three girls in front of me. The class is dead silent.
I train my eyes on Bisi, the smartest of the three. “Why did you cheat?”
“Ah, Tisha please. Read More
Anna got back from her lecturing job, tired as usual. She found the kids in their den, doing homework, and after the hugs and kisses that were mandatory for welcoming, slumped into a cushioned sofa. Read More
Sumbo received the slap with shock!
She wasn’t sure which of the options brought her to her knees. The weight of his massive hand, the impact of the slap or the shock from the action. One thing was sure though, tears sprang to her eyes. Read More