Blue Dandelions #3

Read Also: Blue Dandelions #2 It was Friday afternoon; the sun was scorching but the wind was right enough to cool your warm skin. Splash of colours. Acrobats, stretching and pulling stunts off. Loud live band music that people cared little for the lyrics. Gift in hand, face in cotton—cotton candy. Sally was reliving her favourite […]

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Of church boys and cussing

Of church boys and cussing

Good boys do not cuss. Good “church boys” do not think of cussing. I am a sanctified and sanctimonious, dyed-in-the-wool born again, filled with the Spirit, good church boy. It should never cross my mind even the possibility of using an unholy word. I still cuss anyways. I think I should clarify the extent of […]

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The Last Seven Blockbusters of 2016

2016 has been a busy Movie year, it’s just August and both DC and Marvel Studios have already released two box-office dominating movies each. The year has also seen some of the best horror flicks since “The Shining”, most notably The Conjuring 2 and The Purge: Election Year–really amazing stuff. Worthy of note as well […]

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WE SHOULD NOT BE FEMINISTS

WE SHOULD NOT BE FEMINISTS

I once read where someone wrote, “There are always two versions of the truth; there’s my version, your version, and then what the truth actually is”. Humans have a fundamental tendency to pick sides, life has little tolerance for fence sitters and neutrals, and therefore true objectivity when it comes to matters that are not […]

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Wholly Matrimoney #2

Wholly Matrimoney #6

Episode 2… READ EPISODE 1  Nike gave out a long sigh. It was on days like this when she wondered. Wondered if she had made the right decision; if leaving Jide made sense. After all, it was no fault of his that joblessness was rampant in the country. Neither was it his fault that his […]

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POETRY: Lost in the Dark

POETRY: Lost in the Dark

I should have just stayed asleep lurking in my dreams, it’s better than waking up… I lost you, then I lost myself.  The sad part is I don’t know which is worse… Lost in between a dream and a coma, Walking the edge of this cliff, like a dog to its owner Loyal or enslaved,  […]

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Blue Dandelions #2

READ ALSO: Blue Dandelions #1 Naomi, the head cook was having a hard time fixing chicken soup, spaghetti and chocolate cake from scratch as the pantry had run out; there were no prior plans for dinner. The mistress rarely ever had dinner. But today, she had wrung out an invitation out of the blues and the […]

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Suicide Squad Review: The Bad Guys Get A Bad Movie

Suicide Squad

Faced with a world without Superman (as revealed in the film “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”) and the protection he provides from global threats, government official, Amanda Waller (the amazing Viola Davis) has a crazy backup plan. Rather than allowing super villains go to waste behind bars, she proposes tapping into their talents for […]

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