Nene went to bed very early that day, but sleep evaded her. At about 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning, when the whole house was asleep, she went downstairs and searched for Monday’s paper. Her uncle usually kept the newspapers … Continue reading
The school where he taught was located on the same road as the hotel, and he was just leaving for his second shift at the home of one of his students where he gave private English lessons. Nene did … Continue reading
Brother James was the unapologetically longwinded and pompous leader of the Sunday School class for youths in the church Nene attended. Truthfully, most people referred to it as the “Singles’ Sunday School Class,” because it was attended by young, … Continue reading
By now, it was already dark, and although the electricity supply was a lot better in Asaba than it was in Lagos, the power was out that night. The generators in the neighborhood had taken over from where PHCN … Continue reading
I started this series of novellas, titled The Aso-Ebi Chronicles last year. First, was Bewaji and her aso-ebi was Ankara. The 2nd novella, which I just published, is titled Wura’s Woodin Adventures. From the title, I am sure you can guess … Continue reading
Here is Part 8 of the With Love From Asaba series. You can find Parts 1 – 7 here: With Love From Asaba Enjoy! * * * * * Nene tapped Richard on the shoulder, told him she was … Continue reading
No, those are not my words. The picture said it. Yes, I’m blaming everything on the picture! :D
In case you’re just “tuning in” for the first time, you can read the preceding parts here: With Love From Asaba And now for Part 7. * * * * * Nene shook her head and rolled her eyes. … Continue reading
Happy New Month! Here is Part 6 of the With Love From Asaba series. Part 7 will be up tomorrow. Thanks for following! * * * * * As they drove, there was a beep from Richard’s phone, … Continue reading
In case you missed the preceding four parts, you can read them here: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 Part 5 continues below. As always, thanks for reading and following. :-) * * * * … Continue reading
I shared “Shine Your Eye” as a five-part series on this blog, but I wrote it originally as a short story. You can read all five parts here. But sometimes, you want to read a story at one go, … Continue reading
Today, we’ll continue following Nene Alozie as she settles down to her new life in Asaba. If you missed the first three parts, you can read them here: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 And now for … Continue reading
I saw this in a department store and chuckled to myself. I thought “TGIF” meant “Thank God It’s Friday,” but apparently, it can mean more than one thing.
Thank God it’s F-r-i-d-a-y! Le Weekend is here … Whoop Whoop! But before I bounce off, let me share Part 3 of With Love From Asaba with you. Have a great weekend! * * * * * In less … Continue reading
In case you missed the previous episode, you can read it here: With Love From Asaba: Part 1 And now for Part 2. Enjoy!