Tag Archives: Love

LOVE IN A PHOTOGRAPH- Five

LOVE In A Photograph – Grace Ochigbo FIVE                    Linus jumped up as if it’s an emergency, as if sleeping had become a dangerous thing. His heart beats even faster and there was a buzzing in his brain and together they were as panic walking …

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Love In A Photograph- Three

Love In A Photograph – Grace Ochigbo Three                 The house seemed to have collapsed inwardly on itself somewhat, like a half done food taken down from the fire too soon. The roof appeared to be falling. The windows had a few partially broken glasses left in …

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Love In A Photograph- Two

LOVE In A Photograph – Grace Ochigbo TWO                   Ezinne killed the engine of her car as soon as she parked it beside the two other cars in the parking lot. Pulling the box of cake nearer, she picked it and stepped out of the car. Their prayers had been …

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TWO GRACES – EIGHTEEN (pENULTIMATE EPISODE)

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO EIGHTEEN (Penultimate episode)              Being the first child and only daughter of an army general comes with a lot of merry sides; one of which was a jolly ride to school in the convoy of military personnel. Over the years, Grace Philips had grown to …

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TWO GRACES – FORTEEN

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO FORTEEN “How are you, daughter?” Grace Oladele heard as she placed the phone against her ear while motioning to Isaac with her first finger to lower the volume on the DVD player booming Sinach’s “You are able” in the car. “I am fine, mummy! So …

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TWO GRACES – Eight

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO Click below for previous episodes http://www.awokoinsight.com/two-graces/two-graces-grace-ochigbo/ EPISODE EIGHT            Falling in love with Ben was the easy part; it’s admitting to herself that it happened that’s hard. Grace Philips had these very efficient defenses for so long and Ben didn’t even notice them. How rude. …

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TWO GRACES – SEVEN

TWO GRACES – GRACE OCHIGBO SEVEN                Two hours ago, her brain was on five percent battery. There are days the tiredness came in both forms, physical and mental. She knew her body needed rest yet her mind needed it to move, to burn the anxiety right out. Landing …

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PHILOPHOBIA

PHILOPHOBIA SHORT STORY by Grace Ochigbo The long awaited day split open like it’s not the same one Ojoma had been looking forward to – her whole life? Yeah. Maybe. Probably. It feels like a lifetime already since a year ago when she first met Joshua; Josh, as his friends …

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NOMA’S DREAM – 10

NOMA’S DREAM – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE 10   Noma turns uncomfortably on her bed. The night isn’t coming to an end in her own thoughts. Although she had only gone to bed not long ago, sleep seems to have deserted her and hers lately. She pulls her weight off the …

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