Tag: Romance

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The day I met you I couldn’t believe it. You were sitting across from me, clad in a well-tailored blue suit, looking like a finer version of Boris Kodjoe, sipping on a glass of water and concentrating on the laptop in front of you. You looked like everything I ever dreamed about, my very own…

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In this episode, Onome makes an interesting proposal to Charles. Jade’s business proposal gets turned down by a government official and Charles goes on a date with Shayo. MUSIC Atta Lenell Otigba – Rescue (http://www.attaotigba.com) Tomi Owo – Ile (https://soundcloud.com/tomiowo)

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Charles, Kemi and Jade are at the hospital waiting for news on Promise and they bump into one of the ladies on Charles’ list. Charles gets another surprise at work when his boss asks him to join a meeting with Onome. MUSIC Atta Lenell Otigba – Rescue (http://www.attaotigba.com) Tommy Maverick – Riverbank (https://soundcloud.com/tommy_maverick) Gray Jones…

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Charles panics after visiting his mom, buys a ring on a whim and recruits his two girlfriends, Jade and Kemi to help him find his lucky bride. Promise throws a new year’s eve party and offers Charles support upon learning of his decision to get married. MUSIC Atta Lenell Otigba – Rescue (www.attaotigba.com) Odunsi –…

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He was not handsome, neither was he rich. He was not the most charming man alive. He courted me with patience, something akin to aloofness; a disinterested air that made me relax when I was with him. I didn’t have to pretend to be anything. At first I thought he wasn’t interested in me romantically,…

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Ladies, ever had one of those relationships where you seem to be going crazy trying to figure him out?  He says he loves you, but things just don’t add up in the way that he treats you.  You might wonder if he actually hears you when you speak, or maybe he doesn’t completely understand what…

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It was the year 1999 and as I speak to you, I am overcome with acute nostalgia. Nothing could explain the feeling at the camp nou: the ceremony retained an aura of mystery and suspense clinched our hearts till the end of the ceremony. I still have goosebumps thinking of it. It was like being…

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Dear Crush, Hi, how are you? Oh there really is no need for me to ask because I know. Yes, of course I know exactly how you are. You wondering why? Isn’t it obvious? Well this is the plain simple answer; I have the crushiest of crushes of all time in the history of crushing on you. Okay wait, where…

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The entries for Week 1 of The Writer Competition are up. The theme is Romance. Below are excerpts of all the 12 stories and you can read them all from HERE. (A Haunting Past) I was seduced by the exotic dinner he laid before me that evening. “This smells like heaven,” I said. “It’s all…

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Jan 8

Nostalgia

He was my mentor, my teacher, my friend. I looked up to him and admired him, my face would heat up the moment he walked into a room and my chest would tighten just as quickly. He was an enigma to virtually all students, very unpredictable in his actions. He could smile at you in…

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Sometimes I think that the people who ponder the most about relationships are those who aren’t in one. Last week, I was having a conversation with a girl that I was interested in and the topic drifted to past romances. She told me that she felt like she’s been unlucky in love, especially because she…

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Ladies and gentlemen, literary and art lovers, welcome to Art Stories. Pamela here. Today’s tale is one which came to me after listening to Disclosure’s Latch featuring (rave of the moment) Sam Smith which was sent to me by a friend. There’s a connection between the sending, the song and the tale. Please enjoy. _____…

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12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS * ON THE TWELFTH DAY OF CHRISTMAS, TNC GAVE TO ME… **** A DEAL WITH THE DEVIL by @Myne_Whitman **** It felt like a deal with the devil. He found me skulking around his house in the dark and hauled me in. At first I thought it was to hand me…