Tag "Deceit"

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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.

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Friend Of The Family

His mind is wicked, this friend. Not evil, but wickedly mischievous, like a leprechaun. Being faithful is not one of his strongest suits; he leads a double life in marriage.

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EMERALD THOUGHTS (PART 2)

Previously on Emerald Thoughts… * “I’m married.” It felt like someone had pushed me hard from behind unexpectedly. I stopped in my tracks, juggling the weight of the revelation in my

Series (Non-Fiction) 21 Comments

AS I LIVE: 6 (Bed of Lies)

Yemi: Hey, how are you doing? Me: I’m doing well, and you? Yemi: I need to tell you something. I would have called you but I know you won’t pick

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Justin M. Quinn: I Want My Dad To Finally Come Out

Originally published on advocate.com My father’s gay. As our nation stumbles steadily towards long-overdue legal equity for same-sex couples and their families, I’m grateful to know that doesn’t necessarily make

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RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 13)

My friend’s wife called me last week and said she wanted to talk with me, and for that, she needed my Blackberry pin. I immediately sensed something was wrong; her

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That Piece about how To Know Your Man Is Another Man’s

The write-up was penned by a Daniel Teinye, and published on Linda Ikeji’s blog, titled ‘15 signs your man is another man’s Man’. If you haven’t already seen it, well,