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‘Airport’, A Short Story For The Naked Convos.

Hey, Everyone!   Please head over to The Naked Convos to read my latest story about a relationship which has gone wrong. You can read it here.   Please don’t forget to leave your comments and share after reading. Thank you! … Continue reading

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Ivie’s Musings: 5 Things Not To Say To Single People.

Hey, Everyone!   In this month’s newsletter, I thought about the different things which people have said to me about my being single, and put together a helpful ‘what not to say’ guide which you can read here.   Happy … Continue reading

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Poem: Back.

Way back, When you were the Spring in my step,   And our love seemed to have such depth,   I was full, A fool who thought that I would never lack, Even all of the times that you attacked, … Continue reading

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Poem: Feels Like Love.

What does love feel like? _____________________ It feels like air trapped in your lungs, slightly uncomfortable, but strangely welcome. _____________________ It feels like the moment you spot your waiter bringing your food to you at a restaurant, when your whole … Continue reading

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Short Story: Nanny Duties (Part 3).

(Read part 1 here!). (Read part 2 here!).   That evening after her shower, Kunbi sat on her bed and thought about the events which had led her to take up the Nanny job. Aunty Chidera had met Kunbi’s Mum … Continue reading

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9 Lessons I’ve Learned From British Television.

  Hey, Everyone!     I grew up in Lagos, Nigeria in the 1980s and the local TV station (NTA 2 Channel 5!) aired a lot of British TV shows alongside indegenous shows, so I have a great fondness for … Continue reading

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Short Story: Nanny Duties (Part 1).

  ‘In this evening’s headlines, it has been 100 days since the President has been receiving treatment in London for an undisclosed illness…A former Minister of Health has been taken into custody by the EFCC for corruption offences…’ The radio … Continue reading

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Living This Life.

This thing called life That is so full of strife, Do we hold on to knives, Or pull God close to our sides? Thunder and lightening assail us. Stress makes us want to Get on a bus To a place … Continue reading

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5 Challenges I Have Faced As A Writer.

This list includes Impostor Syndrome and poor internet connectivity. Continue reading

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The Copycats Among Us (part 3).

Read part 1 here! Read part 2 here!   Elsie was seated opposite her boss, ‘Big Dog’, in his office the next day at 10am on the dot. He had beckoned for her to sit down on one of the … Continue reading

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