A novel by Dan Ochu-Baiye
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Yet my bonds adorn you They represent what I am You are mine! Stands of silk Each crafted lovingly with a thought These are the ties that bind our bond You are mine!
The signs are always there. We choose to ignore them. Try to freeze chunks of time in your relationship. Study those chunks. Even if in retrospect... There were telltale signs I am sure. That instant when you know or knew that it was going to work or not. But as humans we tend to make … Continue reading Man of The House
Nature's crucible of life She is life's Van Gogh She is not property Please... Hear me. A womb-ed man; A hu... Man She is so much She can be so much I hear say men dey beat women Tabloids say dem rape woman CNN say dem even kill woman... Na wa! She has rights man... … Continue reading Human Rights!
I had just taken this picture when she asked me that question. Had to remove her image... Sorry. Privacy policies... Yes, that question. We were in a popular frozen yogurt franchise. We were sitting around a table meant for four people. She was seated by my left hand side. 'Mrs' (not mine, but another's) was … Continue reading Do You Love Me?
Remember? How my eyes could caress your soul How our minds became one being How we did not need to guess Remember? How I would touch you there How I would set you on fire How I was all you needed ad infinitum Remember? How your zeniths were like life! How your body craved mine … Continue reading Remember?