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Fiction 12 Comments

THE GOOD WIFE

My hands shook but the rage I’d expected to feel never came. The pain stayed hidden. The tears evaded me. The hurt was a mile away. My heart remained still.

Kito Stories 36 Comments

HIS KITO STORY (EDITION 30)

It was 2015 and I was living in Kaduna. (I have actually lived in Kaduna all my life) I was entering my final year in the university at the time.

The Happenings 1 Comment

“I Wonder If I Would Be More Commercially Successful If I Wasn’t Gay.” – Troye Sivan

Troye Sivan wonders whether he would be more “commercially successful” if he wasn’t gay. The Bloom singer – who has achieved two top 10 albums in the US – joined

Our Stories 23 Comments

A Tiny Glimmer Of Hope

It was profoundly tough for me to write this, but I guess this is the only way I can find some release. My parents got divorced when I was just

The Happenings 1 Comment

“Follow your heart instead of belief or scripture.” ‘Boy Erased’ actor, Joel Edgerton advises parents struggling to accept LGBTI children

Joel Edgerton both stars in and directs Boy Erased, a movie about a teen who was sent to a gay conversion therapy camp. And he has offered advice to parents

The Happenings 9 Comments

Actor Jussie Smollett Becomes A Victim Of Homophobic Attack By MAGA Supporters

Empire star Jussie Smollett was reportedly brutally attacked by two men who beat him up, put his head in a noose and screamed, “This is MAGA country.” (MAGA stands for

Our Stories 38 Comments

THE KEKE DRIVER

It was a Friday evening. After work. I was at the junction, looking to get on a keke headed to my area. In that exhausted state of mind, there was

Our Stories 11 Comments

How To Be ‘A Gay’ In Nigeria

‘A Gay’ in Nigeria is a peculiar creature. He is hated and despised because a foreign religion told us to hate him. He is mocked, beaten and sometimes killed because

Series (Non-Fiction) 17 Comments

DIARY OF A TRANS NIGERIAN WOMAN (Entry 2)

Growing up different can be a blessing or a curse. You either attract love for your unique traits or you get shunned for being way out of the spectrum of

Our Stories 8 Comments

The Way Nigerians Are Coming Out In 2019

“I have also been coming out to friends – except in their case, I don’t treat it like a big deal. There’s no ghen-ghen moment, no announcement, no “I have