Art Stories

The Disconnect

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers. Welcome to Art Stories. OlaToxic here and first off, I’d like to apologise for the drought in this space. Pam’s been preparing for/having exams and I’ve been suffering from #TheDisConnect. *pregnant pause* Wait, you’ve never heard of the ailment widely known as #TheDisconnect? Oh my, such a predicament you…

Number 5

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers. Welcome (back) to Art Stories. It sure feels good to be back. Been a crazy ass month here behind the scenes and I’ve got some really exciting things to share with you… soon :p But today, I present to you a story I’ve been working on for a…

A Tray Of Eggs

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Ladies and gentleman, literary and art lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Pamela here and very excited! it’s been a while. But I’m glad to be back. Please enjoy this story and leave your thoughts behind. A Tray of Eggs I’m not a gateman, you see, not really, he says with a plaintive look on his…

Ariannamaka (2)

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Good evening ladies, gentlemen, art and literary lovers. Welcome to Art Stories. This is The Alchemist concluding the little experiment Tokunbo and I started 3 weeks ago. When I started writing this story, I had no idea where it was going and about halfway through, I stopped for some reason. At that point I did two things:…

Ariannamaka

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Ladies and gentlemen, art and literary lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Today, you get to be a part of the story :) Our dear Alchemist sent in this story which he had only half written and suggested an idea to me which I all but leapt at: We post the half-written story and then you get to finish…

Memories

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers. Welcome to Art Stories. Pamela here. Today’s story was inspired by a picture that our very own Toxic sent to me a while back. I hope you enjoy it. *** MEMORIES   There was a man, when you were young, who lived at the edge of your street, in…

Remembering

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Ladies and gentlemen, Literary and Art lovers. Welcome to Art Stories. Toxic here. I’ve missed writing for you guys. I really have. I’ve been focused so much more on the art side of things that I recently realised that I hadn’t shared word in a bit. So I present to you Remembering, written and illustrated by…

Coffee & Resolutions

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Pamela here. This is the last part of the story which we started two weeks ago. The second part was written by my very good friend and an awesome writer Nneoma Ike-Njoku. Please read and enjoy and leave your comments below. Thank you. ***…

Coffee and Mistakes

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Last Tuesday, the epicness that was The PickUp, another TNC special, which explored the art of the pick up, was being run and so Art Stories had to take a seat back momentarily. Today, we present the second part we hinted at in the previous art story,…

Coffee and A Love Song

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers. Welcome to Art Stories. Today, we begin a story. A story which will not end. Well, it will not end here. It is a story made up of several parts and brought to you by several people. Please enjoy… *** Cape Coast smelled of fish. It was to be…

The Avengalist

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Toxic here. Today’s tale will be delivered by the highly talented Alchemist. I shall be delivering the art. Please, enjoy… THE AVENGALIST _____ They call me The Avengalist. They call me that because I used to be head pastor and general overseer of The…

Art Story: Dancer

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Today’s art is a painting done by an amazingly talented artist, painter and graphic designer, Ayeola Ayodeji Abiodun. To see more of his incredible work, please go to his website, www.awizzy.net. Now, do enjoy the story and the art. This is for all the…