MAKING MONDAY MILD (VOl 14)

Love can never be overrated. Love is the greatest gift of all. It is needed for happiness. If there is more love in the world, half the problems destroying the globe would disappear… ~ Amaka Azie ~  You’re Welcome to MAKING MONDAY MILD.  1) Kindly Introduce yourself.   I am Amaka Azie, an author of…

9/28 DAYS WRITING CHALLENGE : WHAT NATHAN SAW

Nathan—a twelve year old boy—is witnessing a tragedy. A woman who just stepped into a swimming pool is struggling with the flow of water. She kept struggling, fighting with the water, and this attracts onlookers who are either confused or indifferent. A brave young man from among them runs up to the edge of the…

8/28 DAYS WRITING CHALLENGE: DARK SCAR 

I’m in a dark place. I feel so ashamed of myself.  You may wonder why I am here and why I feel this way.  It all started when I resumed tutoring class for Ekene,  who had failed her exams on several occasions. Her parents had complained and sought my assistance as a teacher. Ekene was…

7/28 DAYS WRITING CHALLENGE 

I met a friend few days back feeling very uncomfortable in a cab because it was too tight and I knew she had a car. I asked her why she didn’t drive, and I was so shocked when she told me “haba, do you want me to scare men?” So you mean to tell me…

6/28 DAYS WRITING CHALLENGE: HOW I FOUND LOVE 

I stood for hours, levitating over my past. It was something I needed to tell Mado before things would get so serious between us. Although we were just friends, Mado wanted something else, something more. An everlasting union. But this terrible past of mine wouldn’t let me be.    Mado came into my life when…