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Lights, Camera, Action!!!

FOREWORD: Let me just start by stating that the writer of this fantastic piece of creativity will be going to hell for what he did here. Dear writer, both me

Series (Non-Fiction) 44 Comments

THE HUSTLE OF A RAINBOW (Episode 5)

Let me tell you about Simi now. Simi was the first girl to break my heart. I can’t even make up a pseudonym for her, that’s how much she hurt

Fiction 37 Comments

BOLA’S STORY

Let’s call her Bola. Bola was fifteen years old when she discovered it or rather when it dawned on her. Bola was a PK, you know, a pastor’s kid. She

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The Truth About Sexuality In Ancient Greece And Rome

Originally published on gaystarnews.com Sexuality is a topic often whitewashed out of our history books, and we rarely see the place of LGBT people in the ancient world mentioned in

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RANTINGS OF A RANDOM (Gay) NIGERIAN (Entry 56)

I recently read two of Chinelo Okparanta’s novels, Under the Udala Tree and Happiness Like Water, and I was blown away, particularly with the way she explored lesbianism and lifted

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DOWN LOW (EPISODE 2)

Click HERE for Down Low (Episode 1) * “I hope you turned down her silly offer,” said Ayo Akande, Siji’s boyfriend of almost two years, as he washed off the

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DOWN LOW (EPISODE 1)

Rainy days were created for cuddling, Adaora thought, as she lay languidly on her bed while her eyes followed the path of falling raindrops on her window pane, while the

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LESBIANS OF LAGOS: Secretive Suwa

Saturday evening was turning out to be more boring than Suwa had imagined it would be for her first weekend home for the Christmas holidays. The half empty plastic bottle

Series (Fiction) 52 Comments

LESBIANS OF LAGOS: Watching Wura

A melanin-enriched arm with a fine coating of hair stretching from wrist to shoulder lay still partly on the ivory-coloured silken bed sheets and partly over her clothed abdomen. Heavy

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LESBIANS OF LAGOS: Unleashing Ummi

WRITER’S WORD: This is a sort of anthology series, a work of fiction peppered with real life experiences. Every chapter is different and has no connection with the other, but