articles

Down the lane

Post Views = 1157 I am a sadist. I thrill in other people’s downfalls. I find joy in seeing other people drown in anguish. That, oils my heart with pleasure. I cannot trace the beginning of this mess as I didn’t have much to do with it as a youngster. One thing I remember in my yester years is being …

Read More »

Pandemic

broke

Post Views = 3080 I think right now most of us are having money problems. I know so because I am also in the same predicament, grappling with the current hard times where I don’t have to think hard about the boxers I wear because I can’t afford to buy more to supplement the two pairs I got right now. …

Read More »

From Bushman

Post Views = 5253 The kids in my new plot call me bushman. Bloody kids! It’s not a bad name, if you take it gently, lightly and warmly with love as it comes from kids. If it came from adults, then I’d have taken great offense, and even refused to eat or pee for a full moon until they take …

Read More »

The Crossroads

Post Views = 7825 Friday, June 12, 2020, 3.12 am. You wake up because part of your brain is screaming that you are wasting time. That you should be doing more important things than sleeping. Your brain deliberately disregards the debates that sleep is good for your health. It tells you that the three hours of sleep you have had …

Read More »

Finding North

Post Views = 6439 I really want to believe that this is juice streaming back to my deserted mind. For a minute, I’ve been hooked up in strange dalliances with laziness, her brother procrastination and his main relative, unrelenting comfort. When comfort is unrelenting, it exactly means that you find more reasons to be alive in it than when you’re …

Read More »

Lost in the darkness

Post Views = 3694 I feel certain that I am going mad again. I feel I can’t go through another of those terrible times. That I shall not recover this time. I begin to hear voices, and I can’t concentrate. So, I start doing what seems like the best thing to do. I start writing, again, for the zillionth time …

Read More »