Trigger warning: fictional short story about abuse and abortion Here’s what happened in Part 1. You know, I didn’t realize how bad things had become between us until our eyes locked when you stepped out of the abortion clinic and I was there by the entrance, picketing with pro-life supporters and hurling insults at everyone […]Read more "Why You Decided to Not Have My Child"
Trigger warning: fictional short story about abuse and abortion. We were having a heated argument about the number of times we were being intimate. I didn’t want to sleep with him anymore because I was slowly backing out of the relationship. I was tired of all of the cheating, abuse and disrespect, and I had […]Read more "Why I Decided to Not Have Your Child"
Very little is said about my queen, Makeda, whom I served faithfully throughout her reign. The world seems offended by a woman in power, and will do anything to subjugate knowledge of such. Women in Sheba were only as good as the identity and significance bestowed upon them by their fathers, brothers and the patriarchal […]Read more "MAKEDA, QUEEN OF SHEBA"
One thing I’m most grateful for is the fact that I’m alive. I never expected the plane I was traveling on to fall out of the sky and land in the ocean in the middle of nowhere. The last thing I remember was the deafening screams from everyone on board the flight. Bodies and bags […]Read more "Life as a Survivor on a Remote Tropical Island"
Listen to me! I like you very much and I know you’re the perfect one for me. I definitely know you like me too because if you didn’t, we wouldn’t have spent that special night together. Don’t you remember? At Noni’s house party three weeks ago? I always had the hearts for you. I thought […]Read more "Falling in Love After a One Night Stand"
Dear Steph I want to bring a very important matter to your attention. I believe that I should be in a senior position because, as you would have seen throughout this year, I have already taken on the work and the responsibility of a senior, and I’m more than capable for the position. Here are […]Read more "DEAR BOSS, I DESERVE A PROMOTION"
One of my favourite things in the world is having a delicious, home-cooked dinner with my partner. This evening’s dinner was no different as we savoured pan-seared chicken breasts with some freshly cooked greens. We laughed and chatted about our day as we enjoyed each other’s company. Once we were done with our meal, we […]Read more "USING THE TOILET IN FRONT OF MY PARTNER"