Tag: pregnancy

An Emotional Affair – Part Eight

As was their weekly custom, Bolu and Lola attended Church together on this first Sunday of April.  They sat in their usual seats, and greeted their regular neighbours.  Pastor Kunle Ogunbanjo preached about the Cross of the Disciple, following on from last week’s Easter theme.  It was a powerful […]

Don’t Ask Me About Baby No 2!

I am soooo, soooo fed up with people…even strangers, asking me when I’m going to have my second baby!  And I am seriously pissed off whenever family and friends TELL me that I must have another baby, because one is not enough and blah, blah, blah…  With all […]

The Church Girl – The Original (4)

“Na lie!” Chuka exclaimed. He couldn’t believe what Ifeanyi had just told him.  “Omo, she played you oh!  Pele.” Ifeanyi sat with his head in his hands.  He still couldn’t believe what had happened yesterday.  He thought he knew her.  He had really believed she loved him.  Was […]

As If Pregnancy Isn’t Hard Enough…

Pregnancy.  Ummm…  There are no words.  People say the funniest and the most foolish things to pregnant women, all in the name of being “understanding” or “thoughtful” or even “friendly”.  Many people just don’t know what to say to a pregnant woman, aside from the classic “congratulations!” and […]