Category: Stories

THE FRACTURED BLISS 2

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THE FRACTURED BLISS 2: FRIDAY NIGHT 09/05/2012 Bayo called at about 8pm that he was in town and on his way home but stuck in traffic Bayo: My love Ada: what now? Bayo: can you please prepare a hot meal for me? Ada: at this time of the night? Am tired Bayo: please am hungry […]

THE FRACTURED BLISS 1

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THE FRACTURED BLISS 1 The rain came early in April, the weather was cold (due to the rain) and questions about the previous night was hovering the air. The place was filled with people jostling for firsthand information. The police were everywhere searching for the best and possible report from anyone who was willing to […]

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 21

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 21

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 21 It was Saturday afternoon and madam caro had gone to eke okpe to buy some condiments. Chidimma was at the sitting room reading her book when Maduka entered. Maduka had been making every frantic effort to get chidimma’s back down but all were to no avail. So when he saw […]

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 20

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THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 20 The fight in Oseh was getting tougher. Nduka and his gang were pursued back to the palace. More people from other communities were joining in the war to subdue them. On getting to the palace, Nduka and his group secured their refuge there, while the crowd were trying to force […]

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 19

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THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 19 The second and third periods in the school time table were free periods and Chidimma had gone to the school library to read. Community Secondary School, Okpe, had a gigantic school library with modem facilities. Being one of the few pilot schools in Anab State, the school library was one […]

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 18

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THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 18 Madam Onyii’s voice was heard outside as she made a `shhh’ sound to chase away a foul which was feeding on the corns she spread outside. Ukene hurriedly packed everything inside the bag and asked Chidimma to go inside her room with it. Chidimma refused collecting the bag as she […]

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 17

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THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 17 Madam Caro did not waste time in accepting to accommodate Chidimma in her house because she was a very good child. Chidimma was in the class when the Senior Prefect came in to call her. There was no teacher in the class by the time Sunday, the Senior Prefect, entered […]

THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 16

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THE FLOWER GIRL EPISODE 16 Nduka and his gang had arrived Oseh and had a brief stopover at Igwe’s palace to tell his father. Igwe Odumesi his mission that might turn fatal if Obele failed to comply. And the boys, who looked rough, deadly and drunk, were armed to the teeth. Though Igwe Odumesi was […]