the LIES we SPEAK

  In Sickness and in health For better or worse For richer, for poorer In good times and bad Until death, do us part… The lies we speak   I will roam the waters for you I will calm the raging seas too With you I am replete Without you, I will deplete… You are my…

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The first cut is the deepest

Chasing Shadows 09

Previously: Had I not known Agyapomaa the way I did, I would have thought she was kidding but hell no, this girl was damn serious. I knew what she was capable of. They were rich and her mother would definitely help take care of the baby. Tables had turned and now I was the one…

Chasing Shadows 04

“Everything that happened that night remains vivid in my memory you know? Every single stroke, moan, how tight she felt, every detail.” He sighed “After the deed was done I stood to straighten my attire. I saw Agyapomaa sit up slowly, grimacing with each movement till she stood upright. She stretched out her hand towards…

Chasing Shadows 03

Previously: School was always fun with Agyapomaa in the picture. Everybody wanted to know the girl that had me smiling silly by myself in class, the dorm, everywhere.  Agyapomaa enjoyed the attention. Every time I called her on the phone after prep, she would want to hear who said what about her. One night, I…

Chasing Shadows 02

Previously: “Linda, do not get jealous. I told you I had made quite a name for myself.” He smirked. “So, as I was saying, amidst the excitement, I think Cephas was the most thrilled. There was this girl he would not stop talking about anytime he came by my home. This was his chance to…

Chasing Shadows 01

It was the third Wednesday of the Month. Linda always looked forward to such days because it had the best three hours of her life. The alarm in the office went off at exactly 6:00pm. Everyone else by this time had closed and left. Linda smiled broadly to herself, moving to clear his favourite spot…