Down The Deserted Road

PART 5 Juldeh loved going to her Aunt’s house. It always felt like a holiday as her Aunt spoiled her with gifts and cooked anything she wanted. She really fancied living with her, but her father refused. Instead, she had to live with him and his mean wife and younger half-brother.   “It is okay, though;Continue reading “Down The Deserted Road”


Part 5 Miata realised she was drunk. She’d almost emptied the bottle by herself as Kofi told her he no longer drank alcohol. She felt giddy and continued to drink. Kofi confessed that he had brought a joint, and had already smoked one in order to calm his nerves for the date. They lit itContinue reading “CRUEL INTENTIONS”


Part 4 Miata had recently lost a promising relationship with Ken. They had met at work, and Miata felt an immediate spark between them. He was sweet, funny and she only grew to like him more. Five months later, Ken shared the news that he was unhappy in Edinburgh and was moving away for work.Continue reading “CRUEL INTENTIONS”


PART 3 It began to fizzle out. They couldn’t talk online forever. Both Kofi and Miata had people in their lives, but once in a while Kofi would check on Miata, and vice versa. Kofi, relentless, would check to see if she changed her mind. Kofi would frequently find himself fantasising about Miata, holding herContinue reading “CRUEL INTENTIONS”


Part 1 “Does this sometimes happen?” She asked herself, piecing together the little recollection she had in to draw a picture. This was not a typical morning for Miata where she would wake up singing while making notes for her daily plan. This specific morning left her stunned, scared and embarrassed to open her eyes.Continue reading “CUREL INTENTIONS”


Part 3 I arrived at the stop and waited; the bus arrived a few minutes later. I was not really sure where it was going, but I got on anyway; desperate to get away from that flat and the woman. As I hopped on, I was relieved. My sobs ceased as I leaned against theContinue reading “A STRANGE NIGHT”


Curved like a goddess with glowing dark skin and captivating big eyes; Nana was always complimented by anyone who crossed paths with her. Moving to a city she barely knew, She had to lodge with her cousin; miles away from the town centre.Nana was adamant about making a life for herself; she persistently managed toContinue reading “RUDE AWAKENING”