Tag: Short Stories

The Church Girl – The Original (5)

Ifeanyi dashed after Mary, and caught up with her at the end of the driveway.  He pulled her to himself passionately.  “Where are you going?” he asked, looking intently into her eyes. “It’s ok, Ifeanyi.  I’m not mad at you,” Mary said, looking away, to hide the tears […]

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 […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Sixteen

Bimbo Adetayo returned from her visit in the evening.  She sensed the tension in the apartment the moment she returned.  She asked Lola how her trip was.  Lola said it was fine, but her eyes told a different story.  She asked Bolu if everything was ok, and his response […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Fifteen

The rain storm had continued through the night into the early morning.  Flights into Lagos were postponed until further notice due to heavy flooding.  Danny would be stuck in Port Harcourt until Sunday evening.  He didn’t like that at all. With Lily’s phone intersected, he didn’t have a […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Twelve

Lola checked her phone for messages and missed calls when she was alone in her hotel room.  Bolu had responded to her earlier message with “Great!  Work’s been busy today.  I’ll call you when I get home, so we can talk about how your day went.”  However, there […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Eleven

“Uno-do’-tres-cuatro… I know you want me, you know I want ‘cha…” Pitbull’s song blared on the stereo, as the car engine started, indicating the radio channel Danny’s driver had been listening to, before he had picked up Danny and Lola. “Please can you change the station?” Lola asked, […]

An Emotional Affair – Part Four

Daniel Akunne was a man expert at getting what he wanted.  With each new triumph, his confidence and skills grew.  He had learnt early the virtue of patience and the art of cunning, and was resourceful in making the best use of all the gifts God had blessed him […]

An Emotional Affair – Part One

It was a hot, sunny day in April, and the wind sent a gentle breeze into Lola Adetayo’s small office at Da-Vyne Interiors.  She smiled as it brushed and cooled her warm face.  She was compiling a new catalogue for the company, to showcase their latest collection to their […]