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BoboNkiti

MAN DOWN

‘Hey bae.’ I heard the voice like it was coming from one end of a really long tunnel. Bae. Bae. Bae. Bae. The word echoed. ‘Bae.’ The urgency in the […]

WE BEGIN

Bobo, where have you been? I’ve been trying to reach you. One sure way of getting my guard up was to start a conversation with a question. Happy New Year […]

BLONDIE

You’re not from around here, are you?’ I squinted at the name badge pinned to her off-white satin blouse. ‘No Zandile, I am not.’ *** My boss has a suite […]

CAST OUT

‘Are you okay, Bobo?’ This, or a variation, had become the opening and the gist of most of my conversations with Keme lately. ‘Why do you ask?’ I would counter […]

FALLEN

I returned home the next morning feeling like something had changed in the quality of my relationship with Rolayo, but not knowing what. We chatted the same, talked about the […]