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Green with ivy

February 3rd 1973

Raining again. Always bleeding raining in this hole of a town. Had to wear galoshes out to the crime scene, knew there’d be mud.  1,445 more words

Free Short Story

Inspector Sule Afonja: The Murder of Alhaji Dauda Olajide (Part III)

Original post: May 21, 2010.

If there was one thing Inspector Sule was famous for in the LGPD – apart for his exceptional deducing ability – it was the uncanny gift of reading people like an open book. 1,261 more words

Nigeria

Inspector Sule Afonja: The Murder of Alhaji Dauda Olajide (Part II)

Original post: May 20, 2010.

The sun was already high in the sky when Sule stepped out of the main house in the Olajide’s compound, some friends and sympathizers were gathered outside by then. 1,231 more words

Nigeria

Inspector Sule Afonja: The Murder of Alhaji Dauda Olajide (Part I)

Original post: May 16, 2010.

It was 7:25 AM and Sule was already on the road. He hated the day already for having to wake up before eight o’clock. 1,357 more words

Nigeria

Hal's Ladder

Hal’s Ladder won the Mystery Women Crime Story competition in March 2011.   The first sentence was provided: ‘Poor Hal. I knew him well – like a brother …’  36 more words

Writing

The Deadly Pen

It all started when little Donnie was offered a job he didn’t have the training to accomplish. He wasn’t fit for the position, but his reckless behavior had somehow seduced the majority of deciding voices. 476 more words

Short Stories And Poems

A Curious Case of Willington Street

“Let’s get going.” said my partner enthusiastically. We took our coats and left for the crime scene. As we were about to reach the spot we entered Willington Street which was quite famous street in Zathura. 363 more words

English Short Stories