Joy Ehizuenlen

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Why are you not happy?

The bulk of the blame lies with my parents. They turned me into a housewife. Something about men not liking 'acada' women. Not like I blame them though, my mum ...

God gave me you

People ask when I knew I was in love with you. It was the day you slept over at my place after hours of brainstorming for your first book. We talked and talked ...
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Kamsi

Maybe staying at home alone would have been a better idea. I can't be in a place where the people can't stand each other. Where a person can't respond with 'ble...
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False doctrines

My mum is pissed as hell, she probably thinks I'm the spawn of the devil. Not like I blame her though. She's not the only who thinks that about me. It's because...
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Another blind date

I'm sitting here at this dinner table bored out of my skull. Scratch that i'm mad. Very mad. I'm mad at my friends for thinking it is their civic duty to set me...
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Dear daughter

I've never been good at sharing but the minute I saw you and your screams penetrated the walls of that hospital ward, I knew it was time to make a compromise. N...
Diary of a lagos boy

Diary of a Lagos boy

This Lagos is a tiring place. It's filled with so many shapes and sizes of people. Take this my face me I slap you apartment for example. We share a bathroom an...

My soulmate

Nkem, It has been three years. Three sorrowful years without you. Three years without your touch, your kiss, your love. I still remember the day we met like ...