Feb Writing Challenge, Writing

O’TREK

Monday 7:00 AM Kingsley stood at the bus stop. It had been over thirty minutes. The buses passing by had full passengers. He decided to move forward. The okada ban couldn't have taken effect so fast. He kept moving forward and full buses kept passing him. Should I go back to Durbar junction? I'm almost… Continue reading O’TREK

Feb Writing Challenge, Writing

The Valentine’s Gift

Amina placed her head on Saheed's laps. She was about to drift off when she heard Saheed's voice. "Baby?" "Hmm?" "What am I getting this Val?" Amina raised her head immediately and sat up in the chair. Saheed reduced the volume of the TV set, awaiting her reply. "I don't know," Amina folded her arms… Continue reading The Valentine’s Gift

Feb Writing Challenge, Short Story, Writing

Losing an Angel

Mark watched as they lowered the body into the ground. "Dust to dust, ashes to ashes..." The words of the minister drowned as he remembered all his mother represented. They were no tears this time, just a dull throbbing pain that spreads like disease through his whole body. His heart felt like they would break… Continue reading Losing an Angel