THE BRAVERY OF MBEKU ODOBO

The children of Umuagbedo agwu of Enugu Ezike loved nothing better than Christmas and the days preceding it when preparations were in full gear. They waited patiently for the last moon before Christmas called onwa December to have the fun of their lives. This period was very special due to...

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THE TALE OF AMERICA…

There lived two orphan brothers Kechi and Kenechi.  Their father had married another woman just a year before his mysterious demise. Kenechi had lived in America since he was a young boy and so many people in the village referred to him as America. He was the fairest man in...

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NEMESIS OF THE MKPI

Once upon a time, in the land of animals, Mkpi was the poorest animal, but he was admired by all because his body smelled so nicely. Then came a certain year when a strange disease called big pox broke out and started killing the animals in small, but steady numbers....

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DECAYING FLOWERS

The circling vultures were in the centre of a gaiety. Some famished ones, with manky beaks had already pounced on the naked and half naked bodies of young women, children, and the old – mostly innocents of the cataclysm. Others, assumedly experienced, were hovering patiently, perhaps to get a lion...

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