Tag: Egusi

Feb 15

Pounded Yam

I bend my fingers to get a better view, watch as the rock catches the light and I think, my mother would be so proud. A sigh forces itself out of my mouth into his, and as he grunts in response his doughy fingers dig deeper into my back. Ouch.

Feb 14

Egusi Soup

The first time she said that, I stared blankly at her, as she went on and on, and my mind wandered to the ‘soup’ I’d have to adjust my taste buds to.