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    Urunwa: The Lamentations of A Mother

    Come here shameless man I’m not going to die with the truth in my mouth. She was just a baby; Urunwa was just a baby when you cut her saying it will help her not to be promiscuous. Belonwu! I bu onye ajo omume You and Ichie Jamuike turned my daughter’s name into a curse! Now, Yobachi says Urunwa lies like a log of wood every night. . . Belonwu! You should be ashamed your daughter feels nothing under a grip of a man like Yobachi! Belonwu! Woe betides you! You have eaten your daughter’s clitoris And now she knows no fun; My Urunwa is now an agadi nwaayi at…

  • The Slam Book

    Memoirs of A Repentant Hooker ~ Episode 19

    While I helped Mrs. Jones clear the table of left-over and hardly-touched meals, I watched Jide and Sade sorting their issues out at the other side of the living room. Aunty Kayinsola literally continued with breast-feeding her baby while Jide’s baby brother got busy with the television. I was scared to be alone with Mrs. Jones in the kitchen. Yes, life is absolutely crazy I can tell ‘cos some minutes ago, I wished to be closer to this woman and know her better but not like this. She gave me a deep stare that says I know so many things are going on in that mind of yours. “You shouldn’t…