Calming my Restless Heart, or Something Similar

Towards the end of June this year, being of troubled mind and weary body, I decided to take a trip home to draw strength from the soil in which my umbilical cord is buried, so to speak. And so I set off home. For those who don't know, "home" for me is Jos; since it … Continue reading Calming my Restless Heart, or Something Similar

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Aisle-land Blues

It was two weeks before her wedding and she was depressed as hell. It was so hard putting up a smile, so hard concentrating on the last minute arrangements, so hard keeping it together. It had all started the day she went to pick up her gown. They’d had to make some minor adjustments and … Continue reading Aisle-land Blues

The Fat Girl’s Guide to Life

8:12 AMJoy this away business here to stay? 8:14 AMJohnny Q oh morning 8:19 AMJoy heehee morning 9:46 AMJohnny Q this away business here to stay? 10:21 AMJoy lol was ACTUALLY  away ass 10:23 AMJohnny Q WELCOME BACK 10:24 AMJoy hmm been in za loo was there for like 30mins 10:28 AMJohnny Q hmmmm giving … Continue reading The Fat Girl’s Guide to Life

Love, Ex

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jnnj9Vlq5mY You said you’d never make me cry. But this water pouring down My face; it’s nothing, really. It’s only salty ‘cos it comes from Inside my body, like sweat. You said you’d be my rock *drops rock * But nah, I found one that serves me well. I’ll be sorry to hear of  your … Continue reading Love, Ex