Getting Married In Nigeria: All the Things I wish I knew beforehand

Getting married in Nigeria was an enjoyable experience. Yet there is so much I would have chganged about my attitude to wedding planning. Here are all the things I wish i told my pre married self as I was planning the wedding.

Flash Fiction: Dele

I stopped eating the day Dele rejected me. After months of making eyes at him, he had announced in front of all his friends that I was not his type and should leave him alone.  I could still hear their resounding laughs as I fled from their presence, running all the way home. In theContinue reading “Flash Fiction: Dele”

Flash Fiction: Why I Changed My name

Oluwabunmi is the name my parents gave me. It’s a Yoruba name that means, God’s gift.  At school, my teachers shortened my name to Bunmi even though I preferred the name Olu. That is when the teasing started.  The kids called me bum licker.  They taunted me as I sat at the lunch table, allContinue reading “Flash Fiction: Why I Changed My name”