Wages Of Sin

It was the third night in a row she had gone without a client. Three nights in a row! It was a fact she could not even begin to fathom. She stared at her wrist watch for the third time in as many minutes. It was almost 3Am. Times were hard of late, confirming her…

The Guardian Angel

The cold was getting to her. This night was worse than the previous three. She strained her ears, trying as hard as she could to catch any sound. It was a quiet deathly night. First it was the mosquitoes, silent but dangerous. She preferred the noisy type, at least you knew they were coming and…

What A Fall!

So I had this nasty experience over the weekend I thought I’d share with you guys. Yesterday, early in the morning a friend of mine called me and asked if I could join him for a nature walk at the pavilion. I thought, why not? After all I don’t usually have much to do during…

Massacre them, Serena Williams!!

  She bounces the ball severally to the ground with her racquet, her face the image of calmness. She raises the ball high with her left hand and prepares to serve. But not before she has stared down her opponent across the net. 99% of human communication is non-verbal, they said. She doesn’t have to…

I’m Just A Man…

James was in ecstasy. His first major deal had gone through. As he stepped out of the bar, best foot forward, he let the cool night air hit his face blissfully. He clutched the cheque in his hand tightly afraid it might fly away, or that the tycoon who had just handed it to him…

An Eye For An Eye

If ever there was need to put an image next to every word’s description in the dictionary, Anastasia’s would have been the perfect candidate for the adjective beautiful. She was not only beautiful, but stunningly so. Ayi Kwei Armah lied to our faces when he told us the beautiful ones are not yet born. They…

Work it, woman!

I can no longer stand lazy ass people at the gym. Especially women! No, seriously, somebody has gotta say this. why is it that most women are so lazy at the gym? And they be complaining, always, about how they is zero difference in their bodies since the day they started working out. woman, seriously, you…

Dangerous Passions

Nick opened his left eye, closed it for a few seconds, opened the right one and closed it too. He’d fallen asleep without intending to. The room was dark and he turned ever so lightly so as not to wake his wife. He stretched his arm towards her direction and touched—nothing. She wasn’t there. She…

Shoot Them All

                The politician got on the podium with a lot of pomp and a little dance. His eyes were wild; his nostrils hugely flared and hid stomach trembled slightly. These were the moments he lived for. This was his playground, here on this podium and he could turn the…

Madam Clande

Tic tok Tic tok The clock ticked away, the dogs barked away, the crickets chipped happily and the frogs croaked noisily, their voice rising in a heightened frenzy.                 And she lay still in her favorite position, sleepless and alone like she always did every night. The feeling in her was not one she could…

Miss feminist

The lady and gentleman sat across the table glaring at each other, each seething with rage. Each wanting to say something but none daring to. It was a battle of wits none was willing to lose and they both knew that the first person to break eye contact would have lost the first part of…

Fate Galore II

The gods were extremely angry.                 Richard thought that if the weather got any severe than this, they would surely die; and what a horrible death that would be. Their bodies were never going to be discovered. Some sharks somewhere were going to have a feast.                 The wind blew dangerously, their faces smarting from…

My Little Animal Farm

I look at the hens running by Their beaks on the ready, eating everything and anything Oh my God, look at that! Did it just eat that snail, and the waste the little girl just retched? Why, these hens are reckless! They can eat anything to fill their not so big stomachs, Gluttonies by nature,…

Fate Galore

“But prince, you cannot go to fish in the ocean! Even the queen has prohibited that! You know very well that you are the heir to the throne and now that the king is quite ill, the queen will go into a fit if she realizes that you went into the deep sea especially with…

Can i steal your lover??

 Lillian turned her troubled face to her friend, Jacky, and smiled slightly. She fidgeted with her hands, trying really hard not to let her emotions show but knowing she was failing miserably. Jacky stared back with a smile, urging her silently to say something.                 “But I love the man,” Lillian wailed                 “Love? You…

For the money and fame!

Amanda looked at the image that was staring back at her from the mirror and cringed. She had just washed her face and removed her wig. She licked her lips and rubbed her hands together, wondering what she could do to salvage her position and image. She looked at her image again and didn’t know…