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The Lies You Told

You listen to the sounds of the evening: the crickets chirping, the frogs croaking, the birds’ evensong. You drown your feelings in the peace you get only from nature. Peace

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AN ACCEPTABLE TOGETHER

“HELP!” I want to scream all the time, but I’m not quite sure who would hear my cry. It’s a feeling of dread, a pang in my chest, a never-ending

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PROMISES, PROMISES

It is a beautiful balmy afternoon, the sun banished behind the cumuli of clouds that is preserving the pleasant coolness in the atmosphere. As you step out onto the street,

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The Siren Call

There is a wisdom that comes from having your heart broken more times than the number of beers you’ve downed in your lifetime. It’s like Archimedes and the damned crown.

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Animated Erotica: One Night In A Bar

I just started following a tumblr account that produces animated erotica. And boy, is whoever the artist good. I shall be posting more of his works as often as he

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A World Of Men Looking For Love

Yemi wanted love – or so he called it in his head – but every day, he woke up to a world that judged the kind of love he wanted.

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ALL THE KING’S MEN

I was seventeen when Akin moved in with us. He was two years older, stocky and handsome with glistening dark skin that made him stand out even amongst other dark

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THE PAIN THAT CUTS DEEP

We ran that night in the rain. The streets were mostly deserted, and our panting laughter bubbled with abandon alongside the rumbling thunder that seemed to tear the heavens open

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THE FRIENDLY SEX EDUCATION

Jackson and I are friends. Cool friends and nothing more. He is 26 and I’ll be 21 in May. He has been called ruggedly handsome by so many, and I

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IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER

I watched him with contempt as he crossed from post to post on the beautifully decorated altar, his gait almost as gracious – if not more – as that of