My beloved and I cannot be together–or so they say. But why? I still don’t really understand, but they say we are not the same–or so his mother claims. ‘We are not the same? Like how?’ I’m confused. On the day my beloved and I go to visit his mother for the first time, she … Continue reading My Beloved And I.
Childhood is usually one of the precious stages of life every human goes through before adulthood but unfortunately, it lies unappreciated till we have passed that stage. You then wish more than anything to go back but damn....it's too late😭😢. Today, I decided to go back memory lane and dig up some childhood memories I could recall and yes, I found something I'd love to share with you all.
Final Episode This is the final lap of a six-episode short story on sexual harassment. I'm grateful you made this journey with me and I just want to say,“thank you.” Episode 6 THEY eat in silence for a while. “Sister Kafui, aren’t you going to tell us how the interview went?” Awurama’s inquisitive self can … Continue reading ENTITLED
Episode 5 IT IS HALF past noon by the time she arrives at her uncle’s residence, a nicely furnished three–bedroom apartment situated at Buokrom, a suburb of Kumasi in the Ashanti region of Ghana. She has been living there with her uncle and his family ever since her return from the U.S. She intends to … Continue reading ENTITLED
Episode 4 SUBTLY, it dawns on her then—she wants to laugh, but she doesn’t, lest he thinks she is doing so because she agrees with him, which is far from the case. She wants to laugh at his ignorance. He is one of them—one of the many men, who believe that a woman’s ‘no’ actually … Continue reading ENTITLED
Episode 3 Instead, he gets up, and in that moment, Makafui notices his plump figure and flat body with no outstanding features exactly, except for his long legs and fast-forming pot belly. She imagines he’d make a good runner, if fortunate enough, to still be in his younger years–now he looks like he’d be in … Continue reading ENTITLED
Episode 2 The young man emerges through the door ten minutes later with an inexplicable look on his face, albeit he looks like he did his best. He smiles silently at everyone and leaves the place quite fast, as if he’s supposed to be somewhere else, far more important. The queue moves in that order, … Continue reading ENTITLED
Episode 1 Makafui strides gracefully through the front doors of Levenson Company Limited, each step placed as if it had been carefully calculated, her legs moving one in front of the other boldly and briskly, as she enters.The receptionist, a polite young woman meets her with a radiant smile and asks before she can even … Continue reading ENTITLED
Good morning lovely folks. Trust we're all doing great this morning. Just wanted to share one of my favourite quotes with you guys. It says, "Courage is the magic that turns dreams into reality." Let's all endeavour to be courageous in our little ways.💪 Have a nice day y'all.🤗😇 Love from Lizzie❤
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton