All the Birds in the Sky: Alternate Ending

Hey guys, here’s an alternate ending to my short story:All the birds in the skyI literally just thought this up, so forgive me if it feels rushed . Also, YAS! still practicing my horror. Still a long way to go mome but it go be. Cheers! Morning. The white Ford bus came to a gradual halt, tyres […]

Jerk Jerk Squat Smash: A Dance Number

For Zachary, Jeez, I wonder who will read this nonsense ‘poem’?  LOL It’s been 9 hours and I’m still smiling. Thank you. Mr. Niceguy walks into a bar on a Sunday night, still dressed in his church clothes, his bible tucked under his armpit. He takes a seat at the counter and orders a bottle of water. […]

All the Birds in the Sky

Prologue: The brand new mission bus stood magnificently white underneath the neem tree, oblivious to the commotion of little bodies being shuffled in by a flustered nun. Sister Hazel picked the last of her Sunday-School pupils up and handed her to Brother Brown, checking around one last time to make sure no one had scampered […]

Servicing Mr. Kwaku

Authors Note: My national service has started, I just might not be entering law school,  and I am fucking depressed.  Kwaku paused in front of the doors glass pane, assessing his clothes one last time before entering. The tailor had done a terrible job with his trousers length; It was cut too high, almost as […]

The Biology of Affection

Ursula’s light was usually on before anyone else’s at home. She woke early and bathed earlier than her parents, her two younger brothers, the neighbors. The glow of her windows held out as two white blots on a dark screen. Through the thick ambiance of dawn it remained that way, hours before anyone else woke […]

An Ephemeral Twilight: The Myth of Plato’s Cave

This is the last of the Ephemeral Twilight Series. You can read part 1 there: An Ephemeral Twilight: The Light and part 2, here: An Ephemeral Twilight: The Darkness For Disappointment, like a lover on her period. Penny lived in a gated community at Spintex, hidden at the sides of a long stretch of dirt road. It bore […]