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IF YOU LOVE ME. . .

Time flies when you love someone who loves you back, but time becomes the only torture you live with when the one you love can no longer love you back. People say it’s easier living like it never happened when it is over; they never tell you what to do ...

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COMPOUND MATTERS (Episode XIII)

Last week’s unexpected and upsetting visit from Stephen had thrown me off-balance and had me praying that nothing overly dramatic would happen in the compound this week. I just wanted to have some peace. Ti-Abasi had gotten tired of staring at the two of us and had snatched the keys ...

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‘COMPOUND MATTERS’ Is Back On MyMindSnaps

Foreword: Eketi Ette’s Compound Matters was one of the earliest series that ran on this platform when MyMindSnaps first started as a blog. Then I had to stop putting it up because the writer had opened a blog of her own and was now updating the episodes for herself. But ...

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‘All Literature Is About Love.’ Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie On Gender, Race And Love

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s schedule is probably more full than most filling stations in the metropolitan city of Lagos because of the scarcity of fuel. The Nigerian author has been promoting her third novel, Americanah, all month long and will kick off her Half Of A Yellow Sun promo tour soon. ...

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A MOMENT IN TIME

I can’t hear above the din of the crowd. It’s just as well, I think my hearing is starting to go anyway. It is a historic day. Apartheid is officially over. South Africa is finally free from the evil that befell it so many years ago. We have a brand ...

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TO HAVE AND TO HIDE

“Mama, I’ve found the woman I’ll marry,” Amaechi blurted out from the sofa where he lounged. The elderly woman who’d been reaching forward to shove aside the curtain hanging over the front door immediately turned around to face her son with a beaming expression that seemed to say all too ...

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The Things They Say…About God’s Grace being sufficient for their Sins

“I don’t have a problem doing what I do but I think it’s because of my job and I know most Christians would not understand. But I just believe that this is what I have to do to get attention especially when it comes to my job and I just ...

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Tobe Writes: MUCH ADO ABOUT WHITE WEDDINGS

On February 14, I felt one of the best ways I should unwind from the love euphoria serenading the world was to go for a special valentine church program. Well, I did go, hoping to hear some new pep talk on love. Suffice it to say I didn’t hear anything ...

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Tobe Writes: THE MATHEMATICS OF LOVE

FOREWORD: What you are about to read is a figment of my musing. It should not be seen as pedagogy or as a philosophy. Even if it has to been seen as a philosophy, it is at best speculative philosophy not analytic or prescriptive. Though I have an inner witness ...

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LADIES FIRST: Petals Of A Rosy Valentine

Hello, I’m that love-phobic drama queen and this is my Valentine story. Every year, I seem to go through worse Valentine’s Day cases, but this year I hope for something better. Two years ago, I had a secret admirer who revealed himself on Val’s day. Ladies, I know what you ...

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