Baby Merchants; Desperate For Shelter

The night was fast approaching and I was leaning on a Honda Civic parked in front of Fontana Hotel, thinking about how stupid I had been to leave my comfort zone and cosy bed to a harsh life. I was about to take the next bus to my friend's house when a young woman-Rebecca walked … Continue reading Baby Merchants; Desperate For Shelter

Baby Merchants:- Keeping Secrets

I felt something coming up my throat. It brought a very unpleasant feeling. I tried to resist the urge to spew but it came all the way up to my mouth. I ran, to the bathroom adjacent to my room before it reached my clenched teeth, put my face in the basin and threw it … Continue reading Baby Merchants:- Keeping Secrets

Baby Merchants:- Shamed

Before I met Uche and started eating the forbidden fruit, I had said severally to my 'carefree friends' in my usual high pitched voice, “avoid sex before marriage. It will ruin you and your future eventually. Focus on furthering your education instead." I said it with such boldness as a preacher would from a pulpit … Continue reading Baby Merchants:- Shamed