Parenting

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle July 8, 2016

Written by: Oyekunle Esther IbukunOluwa I scrolled through my BBM chats to be double sure that I had not seen “double”. A day would never complete without Tosin telling me she loves me. So, what exactly is happening now? Have I missed it? For crying out loud, this is a lady that even if I […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle July 4, 2016

EPISODE 7 My back ached badly as my tummy thumped in pain. I fell to the ground, holding my tummy in anguish But I could not lose sight of this weird guy staring at the ground as if he could not see a woman fall right in front of him. Yet he called me mummy! […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 24, 2016

EPISODE 6 My heart dropped! How was I going to tell her that this kind of a thing had happened? I carried the little babe in the shawl and hugged him tightly as tears gathered in my eyes. I looked at the pastor and our eyes met. He gave me a questionable look and I […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 8, 2016

EPISODE 4 It was relived in the lenses of my brain and eyes as if it was a digital movie shown on a LCD television! —— I sat on the gossip chair in front of the girls’ hostel where I was a serving corps’ member, pressing my runner-band supported handset. I was getting furious because […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 4, 2016

EPISODE 3 I watched as her lips danced on… The short, curly strands of hair at the sides of her face looked beautiful as thin streams of sweat cascaded down her face. “These are incisions” she said, softly and I smiled “As if I knew” I said in my heart I held her back and […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle May 31, 2016

I wrote this through the inspiration of the Holy Spirit on my Facebook wall in April 2016 and it amazed me how it kept on spreading like wildfire. I felt it should be here too and so I am posting it here so don’t think I stole it because I am the original writer.. 😃😄😀😄. […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle May 27, 2016

  EPISODE 1 You are ten weeks pregnant! I fixed my eyes at the newly transferred gynecologist in our local clinic- Nasarawa General Hospital and my eyes dilated the more at the words that had just fallen off her mouth. “Pregnant?” I asked again and she smiled, her well-arranged set of teeth shining at me […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle March 1, 2016

THE QUIRK OF FATE Episode 1 My tummy was on fire! My laps and my body shook so uncontrollably. The sweat on my face, if it was oil was enough to fry a whole crate of egg! What just happened to me was just a bad dream. It’s a dream that should end so quickly! […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle February 29, 2016

Click Here For Episode 2 ____ EPISODE 3 As I tucked Zoe into her bed under the snug duvet and sat down beside her bed, I felt her temperature and pecked her forehead. She kept on making seizing sighs in her sleep as I had beaten her earlier on. The only time Zoe was sweet […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle February 23, 2016

Click Here For Episode 1 _____ EPISODE 2 THE BENSON’S RESIDENCE This is real! This is me!! I’m exactly where I’m supposed to be now Gonna let the light shine on me, now I’ve found, Who I am, there’s no way to hold it in No more hiding who I wanna be This is me! […]