ADAM We had only one bible in our house and it was my mom’s. The first time I stole my dad’s money, he sent me to her room to think. I was ten. And then, this seemed worse to me than the most nefarious torture I could imagine, because my mom made me feel naked,… Continue reading Vibes #08 Adam.
GRANDMA Jumoke had once told me black was her favourite color. It seemed absurd. She said it was elegant and carried soul. I thought she was absolutely lucid but said she was deep instead and she smiled a smile so full, my heart raced in my sleep as I remembered it. I woke up in… Continue reading VIBES: #07 Grandma
LANRE I wasn’t the only one at my grandma’s. My grandpa’s second wife’s son was there too. Lanre was badder than the devil. Though my grandma loved me, she was also old and she couldn’t quite protect me. Lanre was about seven years older than me and when I met him I was too prompt… Continue reading Vibes: #06Lanre
So I’ve been here, and not here at the same time and although I’ve been trying to be more here than not here, it hasn’t been working out well. I miss you guys. I do. I’ve got important news though. Who remembers my plan to make money this year? It seems God has a better… Continue reading Live and direct.
POPS. WAEC came the way rain does, all at once then over. And I flunked most of it because I didn’t study that hard, I was busy. I had 2As, 1B and 6Cs. Yes, it doesn’t look like a bad result but I knew it was and my dad did too, he scolded me tirelessly… Continue reading VIBES: #05 Pops