January 25, 2020

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Bloodlust Three: Chapter Six – Verdict

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi Nothing else mattered but watching Efe take her last breath. She had to go down this time and for good. I fantasized of ways to take her life: choke her till she died? torture her slowly? put a bullet in her skull? An evil...

Bloodlust Three: Chapter Five – Retribution

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi If I failed in my attempt to disarm him of his gun, it was going to be the end of the road for all of us in the room. It was a risk that I had to take cause either way I wasn’t going to end the day alive. Midway into...

Bloodlust Three: Chapter Four – Ahmed’s Revenge

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi Another set of loud bangs followed and the room went silent. We all turned our attention to the front door as the bangs coming would not stop. We waited for a few more seconds, hoping the person at the door would desist...

Bloodlust Three: Chapter Two – Eight Years Ago Part One

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi Reminiscing about that night forced me to sit back and think for long time. The images had scarred me for life and it wasn’t something I enjoyed sharing. There were thoughts swirling through my mind that even my high school...

Bloodlust Three: Chapter One – Deadweight

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi The whole room was dead silent; my thoughts were so loud I feared the others could somehow hear them. All eyes were on me. Time seemed to slow down as I tried to catch my breath; shock was written all over my face. Slowly...

Bloodlust Two: Chapter Six – Abisola Jones

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi Abisola was still sobbing heavily so I let her talk when she was ready. I tried to imagine being in her shoes, she had gone through enough already. I was determined to help her get her father back. Meanwhile, Angie sat...

Bloodlust Two: Chapter Five – Idris Kazeem

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi “CLICK! CLICK!” The gun jammed again. I couldn’t believe my luck, only a few minutes ago it seemed like the odds were in his favour. He repeatedly kept pulling the trigger in hope that it would eventually fire. Suddenly my...

Bloodlust Two: Chapter Four – The Confrontation

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi My peace of mind came to an abrupt end. My jaw dropped; my eyebrows shot up in fear as I took two steps back, shaking my head. “No! No! No!” I cried, in shock. Finding James’ killer made me feel good until I realised it may...

Bloodlust Two: Chapter Three – Six Months Ago

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi The job was done and it was only a matter of time before James would stop breathing. He hadn’t anticipated the quick arrival of the police but there was a contingency plan. As the blaring sound of the siren got closer, the...

Bloodlust Two: Chapter Two – Time Is Of The Essence

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) I was completely astounded. There was no way he could have come into the station and into my office undetected. It had to be a prank from my fellow officers and I obviously didn’t find it funny. It was...

Bloodlust Two: Chapter One – A Brother’s Pain

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi I was in deep pain; my mind kept replaying the events over and over again. I sat silent, with an unlit cigarette in my mouth, on the passenger seat of the police car. I was at a point where everything about life annoyed me...

Bloodlust One: Chapter Six – Blood & Vengeance

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) I stood still out of fear, so still I could have been mistaken for dead. I couldn’t muster enough courage to take another look at the heads, praying this horrid dream would be all over...

Bloodlust One: Chapter Five – Alfredo Pareto

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) Full name: Oluseun Alfred Olusegun. The Oluman as he was fondly called, but Alfredo Pareto stuck because it was catchy. Alfred was an extremely intelligent student, no exaggeration. He was poised for big...

Bloodlust One: Chapter Four – Titilope Jones

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) The room was dimly lit so I saw only half of her face but I was sure it was her, absolutely sure. That voice was one I was could never forget. She stood in the doorway, calm and relaxed, not moving –...

Bloodlust One: Chapter Three – The Unveiling

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) There was a surge of rage and pleasure that ran through my body; he slipped up and he was definitely going to pay. I dropped the book and tried to place him. This was the hardest test of my life. I remember a...

Bloodlust One: Chapter Two – Dear Mother

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) Impossible! I stared at the book with disbelief. This must be wonderfully written fiction. My imagination went wild trying to find ways where what was written was false. He could have heard the news and...

Bloodlust One: Chapter 1 [The Book]

Written by Chibuzor Iwobi (@JeSuisChiby) I was one cancellation away from being single. My girlfriend, Tina, and I would make plans, but I always had the habit of canceling at the last minute. Surely she wasn’t going to put up with me if I cancelled...

Zoe’s Scribbles : Disillusion

‘I’m sorry but you’re not quite what we’re looking for’. This was the 4th organisation this week Omozele had gone to in order to drop her application and as usual, she was rejected. The other ones were kinder. ‘We will get back to you’, they said...

Shon Eze (TDDG) S02: Episode 4 (18+)

Written By Esther Estelle I got into Pops’ room to find Walter staring hardly out the window like he wished it would take him somewhere else and Carmen was practically lying in Pops’ bed with him. They looked oblivious to everyone else in the room...

Shon Eze (TDDG): Episode 3

I woke up hours later at 10pm and I felt like a new born baby, fresh, in high spirits and more alive. Yeah! This is how normal people should sleep and feel when they wake up. I felt like I could conquer the world and if Mr. Smith called me now to...

#DLV: The Journey- Episode 4

We wish to commiserate with the people who have lost their loved ones in the Abuja bombing. May God give you the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. Written by @dj_fleau   “Thank God you are back” she said as I walked in. You...

#DLV – The Journey : Episode 2

#DLV – The Journey : Episode 2

written by @dj_fleau What did you just say? Bola asked with a smirk on her face I ignored her before turning to Andrew and said “Well! like Bola must have told you before I am Temi and it’s a pleasure to meet you” Our hands were still woven together...

The Journey : Episode 1

Written by Fleau The weeks that followed Lanre’s death were tough. I wasn’t sure of which hurt more between his death, the guilt I felt or the message he left behind. I was struggling to live, struggling to comprehend what went wrong and why life...

Toun’s Circle : Premiere

Written by Miss_Ajomale  You know how Sundays are, you wake up, feeling lazy still from Saturday’s owambe things. Sigh Yesterday was mad fun, woke up with a rumbling tummy and the next thing I know, I was purging. Well, I was kinda glad no church...

The Diary of a Lagos Virgin: Episode 5

Written by @dj_fleau The drive to the hotel was a quiet and awkward one. I was more than excited when the car finally pulled into the hotel’s premises. I literally jumped out of the car. I looked at the front seat, he was still sitting there with a...

Following Chris: Episode 19

written by @thisboyperforms Walking her to the door and down the street so he could hail her a cab, they said their goodbyes and promised to call each other and Yemisi reminded him to not forget about the wedding. When the cab driver drove off, he...

Following Chris: Episode 17 (18+)

Looking back at her, all the memories started flooding back. That first night at Jameel’s house. All the nookies and all the unplanned hookups and that night before she left for the UK for school where they’d promised to wait for each other. He...

Following Chris: Episode 16

“Come on in.” He said reaching for the door knob. “It really is good seeing you again after all this time Yemisi.” “It feels good too.” She replied. Chris led the way into the living room, silently thanking his stars that he had kept the place in...

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