when it rains, ………

I have been away from this page like ages. It is not in my character but the events I have been involved in since the last week in December made it so. I have been kicked upstairs with more responsibilities at work. In addition my phone first started misbehaving and some time after my dependable … Continue reading when it rains, ………

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hidden truths 8

The girl moved out of the room still confused as Banji enters slightly limping. Banke ran out of the bed and hugged her husband. Minus his limping he is now a bit more radiant and fresh. One could see the effect of his just being out of the hospital on him. When he saw his … Continue reading hidden truths 8

hidden truths 7

Husband and wife looked at each other.They looked at Banke together their eyes greatly questioning her.Their wonder, amazement and disbelief were clearly written on their face.They seemed to signal to themselves that something must be done. Something had to be done, it is getting worse. She has totally lost her senses.Dr. (Mrs) D’Almeilda moved towards … Continue reading hidden truths 7

hidden truths 6

  All these thoughts and questions raced through her mind. Then she decided not to turn her back. She laid back gently and without any sign of agitation, she calmly asked from the now surprised Doctor. “Who are you? What is your name?” The Doctor, trying to calm her in order to treat her decided … Continue reading hidden truths 6

hidden truths 5

The cry of the baby brought memories to her. She saw her inadequacy. During the first year of their marriage, they both decided not to have any child.They wanted time to understand and love themselves fully before a child comes. They were so much in love, and they feared rightly that a child might come … Continue reading hidden truths 5

hidden truths 2

They were alone, unhurried because they’d made arrangements to sleep at the convenient guesthouse in Ikom almost kilometres away. As the big orange ball glowed with its last power they kissed. It was then that Banji’s eye strayed to the edge of the waterfall. He saw a bird, which was a cross between a peacock … Continue reading hidden truths 2

hidden truths (i)

        “You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.” ― William W. Purkey “You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” ― Dr. Seuss It … Continue reading hidden truths (i)

welcome to the new year !

“There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis “We all get the exact same 365 days. The only difference is what we do with them.” – Hillary DePiano “Let me give you a New Year message: Believe in yourself, because no one ever achieved anything significant without believing … Continue reading welcome to the new year !

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 6

 Within a few moments, Justin had started kissing her and she was responding. Abike felt she was betraying her husband, so she stopped and saw Justin to the door. Look we can’t have any relationship. It is not possible. It is not fair and tongues will wag. It is not fair to my husband and … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 6

ÀBÍKÉ’S DILEMMA 1

“There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.” ― Mahatma Gandhi “Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.” ― Aristotle “When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they … Continue reading ÀBÍKÉ’S DILEMMA 1