Meeting D.

It was not love at first sight. It was indifference. I did not care. I was just amused by my classmates’ interest in him. Of course, I noticed his different approach to things, his peculiarities, but I was more concerned about getting through my surgery posting, not about a tall and handsome young doctor. Then, …

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Yoruba-D

You are my friend. First, I am not trying to get back to you, it’s not worth it. We both know that. My apologies… I don’t know the number of times I cried because of you. I’m sorry I wasted my tears on you. We got intimate. You initiated it. I went along. Yet, you …

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WERE YOU?

My role at the students’ holiday camp was to be the timekeeper. My voice woke people to start the day’s activities. Yes, my voice woke her up and i could feel her sleepy-eyed smile through the wall of her room. My voice heralded the end of Bible study sessions and almost chased the lessons from …

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Diagnosis

  Symptoms 1. Target of admiration becomes a project topic with everyone, anywhere and anytime. You always have a way of bringing up the target in conversations. “let’s go get purewater”. “Hm… (looks at the ceiling)… even he takes purewater… okay, let’s go”. 2. Preening: everytime target walks by, every clothe crease is smoothened, an …

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TO: THE LOST ONE

This messed up feeling doesn’t leave I thought i had it locked out Discovered twas locked up… in me You would not believe, no, you won’t. How badly things have gone since then Since you walked out and shut me out I thought twould be the same again I thought wrong. You really left. And …

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Seats apart in fellowship meetings they sat “Hello brother” ” Hi sister” Their best and lengthiest conversation Following the climax of such meetings She sang in the choir Later on, he joined too At rehearsals, frequency of meetings increased From dwarfish shallow greetings Their conversation’s tone was soon to change On social network platforms Frequent …

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NEVER EASY.

Here we were, in her  room, on her bed, cuddled up under her blancket…cozy. We were watching “The Wedding Ringer”, enjoying the wedding steps, laughing hard at the stupidity of some scenes, with the rain outside giving sweet background sounds. Lara excused herself to go to the ladies. I stayed on the bed, smiling stupidly …

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