Stories

SECOND CHANCE

Mirror mirror on the wall, can you tell me what goes on in this room? The Adedoja’s were a lovely couple. They had lived in the United States for almost ten years before moving back to Nigeria. With ten years and two kids between them, they had a pretty comfortable life. Many times, I wished...

DEAR DIARY,

DIARY OF A NEGLECTED CHILD. Dear Diary, Let me introduce myself to you because from now on, you will be my confidant and companion. Mine is a family of five; my younger brother and sister and my parents. I am the first born and the first girl (you know what that means). My family lives...

HER LORD AND HER LORD

Mabel got converted two years after her wedding. Though her husband Tony kept taunting her that it was because she was looking for a child that she acted saved, she knew deep down that her repentance was true and total this time. The only problem she had was convincing her husband that she hadn’t replaced...

LEAH

“God, why me? I have served you as I ought to that even my friends think I take it too far with you. I have loved you ever since I met you that faithful day at the school gym. I have used my all, given my all but what do I get in return. Just...

WHEN GOD SAYS NO

It could be really hard after you’ve prayed hard and sought the face of God, and the resounding response you get is a big NO. I have been in that shoe, and if I must confess, it was hard amd painful! Let me tell you what happened. I met Dayo in my final year in...

NATHAN

Ethan and Nathan are twins born to the Lewis family. They were so identical they couldn’t be told apart. They did everything together. Pulling stunts, playing tricks and most importantly, studying together. Nathan’s conversion birthed Ethan’s salvation, and together they were firing for God. As they grew older, the need to get married stared them...

THE SMILE

She was a very good friend. One I was endeared to by her smile. Her smile was angelic. It was heart warming, soothing and healing. In fact, it was therapeutic. She was not so graced with feminine quality. I could say she was as straight as a ruler, just with slight curves that made people...

CALL TO DUTY

On this Saturday morning, I went to visit my good friend, Izu because we work in the same company. As we sat discussing some updates in our different departments, we heard Baby Chika, Izu’s four months old daughter crying. Immediately, my friend ran inside to get her. I thought that was all. In some minutes...

BED UNDEFILED

“Hey momma! Guess what?” My daughter ran into the kitchen, excitement written over her face as she beamed from ear to ear. “Baby, whatever you have to say must be a a really good news because this one that you’re super happy ehn.” I said. “You know I’m not good at guessing so it is...

MODEL DAD

MODEL DAD One Friday afternoon, Mr Michael Chinedu was driving home with his 6 year old son Mike jnr. He had gone to pick him from school. School Runs as we parents call it. It was a jolly ride they were having when a careless driver swerved sharply to his lane, almost hitting him. That...