UNREAL.

I am late! I hop towards my front door, tugging impatiently at the loose strap of my red stiletto sandals. I yank at it hastily, hissing under my breath at the sheer difficulty it feels to secure the tiny straps. Everyone would be seated in the conference room by now, how do I, the H.R, […]

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THE LOCKDOWN.

I watched the empty streets from the window of my bedroom, it was as quiet as a grave, except for the whistling of the soft breeze. White papers littered the deserted tarmac road. Dry leaves that had fallen from the trees above fidgeted on the ground. Torn sachets of water flew carelessly with every sweep […]

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UNREAD.

I dream of you. I wake up and pick up my phone to text you. There’s an uneasy lump in my throat as I type you a two page text. I spill my heart out on these pages. I read all I’ve written, twice I think.

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Happily "never" After

He had taken it too far this time around. She had endured his emotional neglect, his constant yelling, his egocentric nature…he didn’t even compliment her anymore. They argued constantly but she didn’t think he would have an affair. “Seven years of marriage, three lovely kids and Dele chooses to share our bed with another woman,” […]

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