Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle September 4, 2017

  Oh ye Matchmakers and the Matchmakees…. Written By: Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle —— Like Mama alakara, you sit near your big aperin pot frying some well peppered Akara balls. “Come and buy, fresh Akara is ready” You call to the workers near by. Famished indeed, one scurries to your side. “Mama, I want some balls” […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle September 2, 2017

THE REAL MAN Written By: Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle Mum: (Looks aghast) Come over here Richards. What did you say you did to her again? (arms akimbo) Tell me one more time. Richards: I hit her mum. A jab in her tummy, one below her butt, the last in her chest. I should have added one […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle July 16, 2017

THE MAN IN THE MIRROR   FRANCIS: Do you know what you look like Sarah? (Pauses and shakes his head as he wipes his face with a hanky) You look big like a pig, black like gutter water and your nose looks like a piece of burnt carrot. Has anyone told you before? This big […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle July 5, 2017

TALITHA CUMI! (THE POSTLUDE) Written By: Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle   I knocked for the umpteenth time!   “Bowen, please come have your food. It’s 6pm already and you have not eaten for two days” I called out again anxiously.   “Don’t worry ma. I will be fine. I am fine” He replied from inside the […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle July 4, 2017

  TALITHA CUMI EPISODE 10 Written By: Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle    Someone was sobbing.   I was so sure that I heard someone sniffing wetly from inside when I entered the house but I met my husband working on his computer system, Andrew was having a nap and Talitha was knitting a baby cap.   […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 13, 2017

A HOT LESSON Written By: Esther Ibukunoluwa Oyekunle What a day! We were all outside, waiting to know whose turn was next. A few minutes later, one of the lecturers came and called the next name Oyekunle Esther! My heart skipped a beat. Hearing my name sent shivers down my spine. I decided to comport […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 12, 2017

Lets have a recap of what we had in the previous episode before launching into the deep!…Lol. And we have just an episode to go. I am grateful for the many lessons we have shared with one another since the inception of this series. Sorry this is coming late again. It is the evident result […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 7, 2017

THE VOICE OF FAITH Story story!! Story! There is an online christian ladies group called The Babes of Unique Dynamite Family on Facebook and WhatsApp. In January, the group of ladies set out to write, produce and shoot a movie titled ‘The Voice of Faith’ The movie is majorly about a newly wedded couple.   […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle June 1, 2017

—- It was the first day of the new month… The month was June And oh, it was a tough year for my family- 1996 >>>> The year before, my mum had lost a baby after me due to her poor feeding condition and stress of doing course work up and down. She wept like […]

Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle May 30, 2017

THE LOVE TANK EPISODE 6 Written By: Lizzy Oyebola Oyekunle   If it wouldn’t be an exaggeration, I could see my face in the tiles on the floor!   I mean, the tiles were sparkling clean!   I could even taste the sweetness of the lavender scent in the room!   The tunes that flowed […]