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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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Noma’s Dream – Episode Four

Noma’s Dream – Grace Ochigbo Episode Four The ringing comes out loudly again and this time it feels like he could hear it in the deepest part of his brain. How one cannot have a sound sleep in a house he single-handedly and completely paid for and owns, beats his …

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NOMA’S DREAM – TWO

NOMA’S DREAMS – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWO Akoji grabs his jacket from a hanger in what looks like a mini wardrobe at the right side of his office. Fixing the only button, he taps lightly on the screen of his phone and waits. He barely waits for the call to …

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NOMA’S DREAM – Episode One

NOMA’S DREAM – Grace Ochigbo ONE One of the 4 inches’ heels, particularly the one on her left foot, slips off course. She’d stepped on a deep sandy surface, making her left leg hit a little stone right in front of her. The stone is little, but big enough to …

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This thing called LOVE – 24

This thing called LOVE – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE 24   Susan lifted up her head quickly as she heard the door open and close. Did she just doze off on her desk? Unbelievable! She wiped the back of her palm over her eyes to be sure her mind wasn’t playing …

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This thing called LOVE – 23

This thing called  LOVE –  GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY THREE. “Just to be sure, Doctor, what exactly causes it?” “As I said earlier, ma’am, Narcissistic Personality Disorder, NPD, is a disorder in which a person has an inflated sense of self importance. Research has shown that kids with extremely traumatic …

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This thing called LOVE – 22

This thing called LOVE – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY-TWO As the police officer led Caleb into the visiting room, he couldn’t help but reminisce over how life had turned into something else in barely three months. Perhaps he should have continued with getting married to Unekwu at the time they’d …

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This thing called LOVE – 21

This thing called  LOVE – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY-ONE Anone stared helplessly as his phone rang out for the third time. He glanced in the direction where Victor was standing high over him while he yet lay with his back against the floor. “So what were you saying the last …

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This thing called LOVE – 20

This thing called LOVE – GRACE OCHIGBO EPISODE TWENTY. Fear gripped Susan on that grounded position for several minutes. She scanned her eyes through the multi-spaced iron gate leading into Angela’s house, especially to the security man’s house from where they’d gotten a once-dipped-in-blood knife. Many thoughts about how one …

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