Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin — www.Mlst.blog

I have just listened to When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom and was intrigued by the thought that fiction, perhaps more so historical fiction about real characters, tells a story that might have been, of situations that are equally as plausible as the real events. The only difference is, they didn’t happen. The author […] […] via Fiction: History that might have been — Norah … Continue reading Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin — www.Mlst.blog

Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin

I have just listened to When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom and was intrigued by the thought that fiction, perhaps more so historical fiction about real characters, tells a story that might have been, of situations that are equally as plausible as the real events. The only difference is, they didn’t happen. The author […] via Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin Continue reading Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin

The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version by Alma Boykin — According To Hoyt

The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version by Alma Boykin Short version – a lot better than when the idea was, ahem, floated, in 2012. [2012? That’s… a while ago. A geologic epoch in Internet years. Anyway.] The original post: https://accordingtohoyt.com/2012/03/21/what-is-human-wave-science-fiction-3/ Sarah followed it up a little later: Human Wave Dreaming in August […] via The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version … Continue reading The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version by Alma Boykin — According To Hoyt

Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin

I have just listened to When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom and was intrigued by the thought that fiction, perhaps more so historical fiction about real characters, tells a story that might have been, of situations that are equally as plausible as the real events. The only difference is, they didn’t happen. The author […] via Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin Continue reading Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin

#BlogBattle Fiction Entry: The Romantic Camping Holiday #Comedy #FlashFiction — BlondeWriteMore

I have decided to enter the August 2018 Blog Battle. If you are not familiar with this great contest, please check out the link. The word for this month is MOON. Here’s my entry: The Romantic Camping Holiday. Sun and moon were having their usual early morning chat. Moon couldn’t stop yawning. “Fancy some fun?” […] via #BlogBattle Fiction Entry: The Romantic Camping Holiday #Comedy #FlashFiction … Continue reading #BlogBattle Fiction Entry: The Romantic Camping Holiday #Comedy #FlashFiction — BlondeWriteMore

The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version by Alma Boykin — According To Hoyt

The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version by Alma Boykin Short version – a lot better than when the idea was, ahem, floated, in 2012. [2012? That’s… a while ago. A geologic epoch in Internet years. Anyway.] The original post: https://accordingtohoyt.com/2012/03/21/what-is-human-wave-science-fiction-3/ Sarah followed it up a little later: Human Wave Dreaming in August […] via The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version … Continue reading The State of the Human Wave – Fiction Version by Alma Boykin — According To Hoyt

Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin — www.Mlst.blog

I have just listened to When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom and was intrigued by the thought that fiction, perhaps more so historical fiction about real characters, tells a story that might have been, of situations that are equally as plausible as the real events. The only difference is, they didn’t happen. The author […] […] via Fiction: History that might have been — Norah … Continue reading Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin — www.Mlst.blog

Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin

I have just listened to When Nietzsche Wept by Irvin D. Yalom and was intrigued by the thought that fiction, perhaps more so historical fiction about real characters, tells a story that might have been, of situations that are equally as plausible as the real events. The only difference is, they didn’t happen. The author […] via Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin Continue reading Fiction: History that might have been — Norah Colvin

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

CHAPTER ONE. It was a cool Monday morning and the accompany ambience was encouraging with a kind of serenity that seems to be incomparable with what the realities was in the course of the penultimate week.   Though the electricity distribution company has taken light,many people woke up to the reality of darkness but this has been the part and parcel of the Nigerian Society … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

MLST FICTION:HOW INTOLERANCE AND SELFISHNESS DESTROY RELATIONSHIP–(10 minutes Read)

It as on my way home yesterday while I was in a public bus commutting me and other passengers home yesterday.   I was surprised at a point when one of the popular axis on my way home was free of traffic.Initially, I kept asking myself if I am still in Lagos due to the fact that having a free road at that period of … Continue reading MLST FICTION:HOW INTOLERANCE AND SELFISHNESS DESTROY RELATIONSHIP–(10 minutes Read)

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

CHAPTER ONE. It was a cool Monday morning and the accompany ambience was encouraging with a kind of serenity that seems to be incomparable with what the realities was in the course of the penultimate week.   Though the electricity distribution company has taken light,many people woke up to the reality of darkness but this has been the part and parcel of the Nigerian Society … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

CHAPTER ONE.   It was a cool Monday morning and the accompany ambience was encouraging with a kind of serenity that seems to be incomparable with what the realities was in the course of the penultimate week.   Though the electricity distribution company has taken light,many people woke up to the reality of darkness but this has been the part and parcel of the Nigerian … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

CHAPTER ONE. It was a cool Monday morning and the accompany ambience was encouraging with a kind of serenity that seems to be incomparable with what the realities was in the course of the penultimate week.   Though the electricity distribution company has taken light,many people woke up to the reality of darkness but this has been the part and parcel of the Nigerian Society … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE TWENTY.

THE WRONG MOTIVE—-EPISODE 5.—-(12 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE. Tiffany!!!   My daughter…..   How are you?   We have not talk since you came back from school….Tiffany’s mum kept speaking.   You have not tell me anything about school life since you came back.   Why?   Hope nothing is wrong?…Tiffany’s mum continued.   Tiffany’s mum engaged her in a chat while in the kitchen after they got home from church … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—-EPISODE 5.—-(12 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVEN—(12 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE. Bike!!! A bike commonly called okada parked to pick the duo of Tony and Tricia in the front of the company’s gate.   Can you please take us to No 10, Dolphin Street….Tony engaged an Okada man.   No wahala Sir…Okadaman responded.   My money is 200naira for both of you…the Okada man charged them.   No!!!I am paying 150naira….Tony responded.   While … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVEN—(12 MINUTES READ).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:HOW INTOLERANCE AND SELFISHNESS DESTROY RELATIONSHIP–(10 minutes Read)

It as on my way home yesterday while I was in a public bus commutting me and other passengers home yesterday.   I was surprised at a point when one of the popular axis on my way home was free of traffic.Initially, I kept asking myself if I am still in Lagos due to the fact that having a free road at that period of … Continue reading MLST FICTION:HOW INTOLERANCE AND SELFISHNESS DESTROY RELATIONSHIP–(10 minutes Read)

MLST FICTION:HOW INTOLERANCE AND SELFISHNESS DESTROY RELATIONSHIP–(10 minutes Read)

It as on my way home yesterday while I was in a public bus commutting me and other passengers home yesterday.   I was surprised at a point when one of the popular axis on my way home was free of traffic.Initially, I kept asking myself if I am still in Lagos due to the fact that having a free road at that period of … Continue reading MLST FICTION:HOW INTOLERANCE AND SELFISHNESS DESTROY RELATIONSHIP–(10 minutes Read)

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE NINETEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ)

CHAPTER ONE.   My daughter!!!Tiffany’s mum exclaimed and burst into wild laughter that attracted the attention of her husband who is busy relaxing while sitting down at the balcony.   Hope all is well?Tiffany’s dad questioned from afar with a loud voice but his query received no answer and his wife didn’t bulge herself answering him because she was busy enjoying Tiffany’s narrative of what … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE NINETEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ)

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE NINETEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ)

CHAPTER ONE.   My daughter!!!Tiffany’s mum exclaimed and burst into wild laughter that attracted the attention of her husband who is busy relaxing while sitting down at the balcony.   Hope all is well?Tiffany’s dad questioned from afar with a loud voice but his query received no answer and his wife didn’t bulge herself answering him because she was busy enjoying Tiffany’s narrative of what … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE NINETEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ)

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVENTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   The Sunday Morning workers’ fellowship lasted for roughly two hours which involves praise and worship session,prayers and supplication session and part of the two hours was spent on preaching the word of God.   Although Tony and Tiffany were a bit late to the workers’fellowship, they were opportuned to be part of the session reasonably.   At this point, Tony and Tiffany … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVENTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE EIGHTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   Hope I didn’t delay you?I think I am a little bit behind our planned schedule.I ought to have ben around but I checked on Tricia to update her about my appointment with you so that she will be able to be at peace with herself if she didn’t see me on time.Tony started talking with Tiffany.   No problem.Tiffany replied.You are not … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE EIGHTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVENTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   The Sunday Morning workers’ fellowship lasted for roughly two hours which involves praise and worship session,prayers and supplication session and part of the two hours was spent on preaching the word of God.   Although Tony and Tiffany were a bit late to the workers’fellowship, they were opportuned to be part of the session reasonably.   At this point, Tony and Tiffany … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVENTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

It was a fateful day that I have to leave home as usual to meet up with my daily plans, programme and personal itinerary. My  day was strategically planned to the extent that detailed courses of endeavors have been analyzed and documented with personal decision to ensure that all that is necessary to be done without allowing distractions to gain access that will scatter the … Continue reading MLST FICTION:How I fall in Love—(10 Minutes Read).

MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVENTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   The Sunday Morning workers’ fellowship lasted for roughly two hours which involves praise and worship session,prayers and supplication session and part of the two hours was spent on preaching the word of God.   Although Tony and Tiffany were a bit late to the workers’fellowship, they were opportuned to be part of the session reasonably.   At this point, Tony and Tiffany … Continue reading MLST FICTION:THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVENTEEN.—(10 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SIXTEEN.—(8 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   You can pull up now.Tony informed the cabman.   We are already infront of the church gate.Tony informed Tricia.   Really.So fast.It means that your church is not far from where you are residing.Tricia replied.   How much is our transport fare?Tony asked the cabman.   My fee is #200 Sir!The cabbie replied.   Have your money Sir.Tony paid.   Thank you … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SIXTEEN.—(8 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SIXTEEN.—(8 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   You can pull up now.Tony informed the cabman.   We are already infront of the church gate.Tony informed Tricia.   Really.So fast.It means that your church is not far from where you are residing.Tricia replied.   How much is our transport fare?Tony asked the cabman.   My fee is #200 Sir!The cabbie replied.   Have your money Sir.Tony paid.   Thank you … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SIXTEEN.—(8 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SIXTEEN.—(8 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   You can pull up now.Tony informed the cabman.   We are already infront of the church gate.Tony informed Tricia.   Really.So fast.It means that your church is not far from where you are residing.Tricia replied.   How much is our transport fare?Tony asked the cabman.   My fee is #200 Sir!The cabbie replied.   Have your money Sir.Tony paid.   Thank you … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SIXTEEN.—(8 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FIFTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   It was a cool Sunday Morning that announced the beginning of a new week accompany with a kind a serenity that cut across the length and breadth of the entire surrounding due to the fact that human activity is on hold with everyone using the opportunity proffered by the day being the beginning of a new week to rest.   The hustling … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FIFTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FIFTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   It was a cool Sunday Morning that announced the beginning of a new week accompany with a kind a serenity that cut across the length and breadth of the entire surrounding due to the fact that human activity is on hold with everyone using the opportunity proffered by the day being the beginning of a new week to rest.   The hustling … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FIFTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FOURTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   Mum!Mum!!Mum!!!Tiffany called.   Why are you calling me,daughter?Tiffany’s mum asked.   Are we through, Mum?Tiffany asked.   Yeah!!!We are done.Tiffany’s mum answered.   Mum!!!The price of commodities are too costly and expensive.This can make someone to run away from buying things and coming to the market if possible.I was just dumbfounded and amazed with the prices of goods in the market.Our nation’s … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FOURTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE THIRTEEN.—(12 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE. It was a beautiful Saturday Morning and it has started with an unabated heavy downpour that made the weather to be friendly.The coolness that accompanied this unabated heavy downpour early in the morning made almost everybody to feel lazy and reluctant in dashing out of the bed.This made everybody’s bed to be be so much comfortable and cozy which prevented many people from … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE THIRTEEN.—(12 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FOURTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   Mum!Mum!!Mum!!!Tiffany called.   Why are you calling me,daughter?Tiffany’s mum asked.   Are we through, Mum?Tiffany asked.   Yeah!!!We are done.Tiffany’s mum answered.   Mum!!!The price of commodities are too costly and expensive.This can make someone to run away from buying things and coming to the market if possible.I was just dumbfounded and amazed with the prices of goods in the market.Our nation’s … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE FOURTEEN.—(TEN MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE THIRTEEN.—(12 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE. It was a beautiful Saturday Morning and it has started with an unabated heavy downpour that made the weather to be friendly.The coolness that accompanied this unabated heavy downpour early in the morning made almost everybody to feel lazy and reluctant in dashing out of the bed.This made everybody’s bed to be be so much comfortable and cozy which prevented many people from … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE THIRTEEN.—(12 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE TWELVE.—(15 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   It was a cool Friday morning,with the aid of Tony’s clock alarm, he woke up early in the morning and all he could think about while still laying on the bed and struggling to open his eyes fully, he was just appreciative that the week is gone already and another weekend is around the corner.   Within a twinkling of an eye, … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE TWELVE.—(15 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE TEN—(TEN MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   See you on Monday…Titus bid Tricia farewell.   OK!!! See you soon…Tricia replied.   As Tricia was turning her back to wave her hand in bidding farewell to both Titus and Tony, Tony seek for her indulgence and excused Titus to have a private chat with Tricia few distance away from the location where both Tony and Titus were standing.   I … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE TEN—(TEN MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE NINE.—(20 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE.   It was a cool Wednesday morning that Tricia has been dreaming about.She woke up as early as possible so that she could get back to her proposed place of Primary assignment in order to give a good impression of herself to the Human Resource Manager that she is punctual on the day she was asked to come over for her appointment letter.Though, … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE–EPISODE NINE.—(20 MINUTES READ).

THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVEN—(12 MINUTES READ).

CHAPTER ONE. Bike!!! A bike commonly called okada parked to pick the duo of Tony and Tricia in the front of the company’s gate.   Can you please take us to No 10, Dolphin Street….Tony engaged an Okada man.   No wahala Sir…Okadaman responded.   My money is 200naira for both of you…the Okada man charged them.   No!!!I am paying 150naira….Tony responded.   While … Continue reading THE WRONG MOTIVE—EPISODE SEVEN—(12 MINUTES READ).