Last Saturday, Shade decided to clean a part of her room in the hostel. She saw shoes she had not worn in months. There was even a pair of six-inch heels she had been saving for the FYB (Final-Year Brethren) dinner that she missed last week. It had gathered dust. She saw clothes she had not worn in months too. … Read the rest
I remember a funny-sour experience in school. I had run out of consumable provisions and so, I went to the grocery store to get corn-flakes and other beverages. On getting there, I went for the biggest-sized corn-flakes in the store, bought some other things, paid for them and left. On getting to my hostel, I was disappointed to find that … Read the rest
I needed to get a new car. You know, my dream car was a Toyota Matrix, 2017 model. It has a beautiful design (it is beautiful to me, sha). It fits the image of somebody who has ‘arrived’.
I had made it. My selfish aunts had to know that they were not indispensable. All my classmates who had mocked me … Read the rest
I clutched my phone in my long fingers for a few seconds. And. Threw. It. Down.
I tore at my hair, flopped on my bed and hit my head against the wall many times.
My fiance was dead! My ‘Human Hero’ was gone. His sister said that he had gone to bed around two hours to midnight after watching an … Read the rest
1 kings 19:4 (KJV)
But he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree: and he requested for himself that he might die, and said, it is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life; for I am not better than my fathers.
And then went on into the desert … Read the rest