Category: Short Stories

The Woman You’re In Love With

I knew it would happen.  I saw the signs.  We haven’t been happy for a long time.  In fact, I can’t remember when we were. We don’t talk like friends.  We don’t laugh or play.  We hardly spend time together at all.  It’s either you’re busy working or […]

It’s Not Me, It’s You!

To make up for skipping yesterday’s #dailymedicine, here’s a #doubledose, still on today’s theme of #breakuplines. ENJOY this short fictional piece by yours truly!  It’s lacking in moral lessons, but one thing that’s funny to note is that we should be careful what we ask for…  The truth […]

The Two Theologians

The time had come for the ship to set sail for the Kingdom of Heaven. Two theologians who had very opposing views about almost everything concerning Christianity, and who loved to argue endlessly, met themselves at the dock. “Hey old friend, glad to see you didn’t miss the […]

The Physician

There was a rich man who lived long ago in Manchester, England. He owned his own land and slaves and had many concubines in addition to his beautiful wife and three gorgeous daughters. They lived the life of the nobels and enjoyed great health and prosperity. As a […]

The Wedding

The hall was gloriously decorated with colourful, sweet-smelling flowers and alight with spotlighting and grandiose chandeliers. Gold and purple drapes and ribbons were beautifully spread around the grand space, and lined the ivory chiavari chairs according to the royal theme the Bride had chosen. It was to be the […]

Traffic Jam

Nnena was over the moon! She jumped in glee and screamed as she dropped the phone. It had been the call she’d been waiting for all her life! Finally, things are beginning to fall into place, she thought. She had just three hours to make her appointment across […]

The Hard Road To Forgiveness

The road to divorce was long and hard. I must have died a thousand deaths along the way. The first time was when he confessed to me what he had done. In tears, he told me his horrible secret and broke my heart. He destroyed my trust and […]

The Day My Heart Broke

It had been a few months, and I knew something had changed.  I didn’t want to believe it, I couldn’t bare the thought.  I tried to explain his behaviour away, tried to think that perhaps our problems were circumstantial, and that we would soon overcome the rough patch.  […]

The Dream That Became A Nightmare

He was a good man.  He possessed rare qualities, that were desirable to all women, and ones for which she had sought after for so many years.  He was clearly a man destined for great things, who attributed his successes to the Lord.  And she saw that, indeed, […]