Mother

By Ottih Onyedikachi *** The lightning flashed across our grime-filled louvers. Mother was always too busy in the shop to notice them or to instruct my older siblings to clean them. The flash struck sharp against the dark sky, throwing light on earth as it […]

The New Order

The three-breasted woman, shoulders arched back, chin raised high, mouth pursed; Walked through the roads, throwing insolent glances at the world.She was here to teach them the new Order. She cursed back all who cursed her, daring them to stop the change she would bring.Nobody […]