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THE CLUB OF GOD-FEARING MEN: EPISODE 7

That Sunday, Genesis went back to Grace Assembly. After his chance meeting with Abbey on Friday, he was sure she wasn’t the right prey. He didn’t need someone who knew how to manipulate a conversation, who made him feel like he wasn’t in charge. Her promise of a date cum appointment was the last straw. […]

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THE CLUB OF GOD-FEARING MEN: EPISODE 1

THE CLUB OF GOD-FEARING MEN: EPISODE 1 The alarm clock plus the continuous jabs to his back caused his eyes to peel open in a slow unhurried manner. “Ahn ahn, wetin sef?” he croaked, rolling on his side. “Seven ‘o’ clock don knack, dude. You don forget today na Sunday?” The owner of the voice was Sly whose real […]

A Nigerian Easter

The last time I attended confession, I was mighty troubled. It’s a miracle that in the midst of all my iniquities, my conscience somehow finds a way to remain alive. So, I was in turmoil over my own deeds and misdeeds, all of which I relayed to the priest through the dusty net at the […]

UNFORGIVEN VIII

…continued from Unforgiven VII “What on earth are you talking about Amaka?” the bewildered expression on Ethel’s face couldn’t be faked. “You know how you promised to talk about Charles Umoh before you ran out on me that day?” Amaka was glowering at her. Ethel nodded slowly, “I’m sorry about that Amy. I just…I guess […]

UNFORGIVEN VII

…continued from Unforgiven VI She didn’t resist as his lips claimed hers. They were soft and warm. The kiss stripped her of her resolve, her confidence and the years melted away; once again she was twenty-two and putty in his hands. Oh Lord. This is it. What she’d missed… Stop it Eth! This is not […]

UNFORGIVEN VI

…continued from Unforgiven V “Some men talk about their wives whenever they are with their mistresses. But…not you. Why?” “I didn’t think my mistress would want to know my wife. Why do you want to know?” “Because I want to know. Why don’t you talk about the Missus?” “Well babes; I’ve long since learned not […]

UNFORGIVEN IV

…continued from Unforgiven III   Ethel was looking for a job when she first arrived in Abuja, Amaka had quickly taken a shine to her and informed her about the opening in the school where she taught. Ethel had been reluctant at first, to take the job and also Amaka’s offer of friendship but eventually […]

UNFORGIVEN – III

…contined from Unforgiven II Charles Umoh had a touch of arrogance, perhaps the fact that he was wealthy added to it. Those two aphrodisiacs were enough to attract any woman to him. Standing on her doorstep, Ethel couldn’t avoid looking at him; really looking at him. He was greying at the temples in a way […]

UNFORGIVEN II

Continued from Unforgiven I She heard the voices around her as she began to regain consciousness. She recognized Pastor Tim and his wife Mrs Adeleke’s voice. And then the other voice. Charles’. She didn’t want to open her eyes; she wished she could stay like that forever. She thought she’d left her past behind her… […]