I Write: Mortal – Chapter 6

“Venera? Care to explain?” Anar prompted for the second time. “Okay, I will but let’s at least secure the school grounds first. Our witch kins are securing the forest as we speak now. The Qakkirs must not cross over into the land of kiths,” Venera replied. Anar showed a sign of disapproval on his faceContinue reading “I Write: Mortal – Chapter 6”

I Write: Mortal — Chapter 5

Just before Zola could approach the girl sobbing on her right to comfort her, two student councillors escorted the girl out of the hall. They moved so quickly that Zola could not find the chance to speak to them. Zola took another look at her surroundings. The hall was fast being emptied out, which allowedContinue reading “I Write: Mortal — Chapter 5”

I Write: Mortal — Chapter 4

Zola awakened from her slumber, blinking as her eyes adjusted to the brightness of her room light and her ears pricked at the ruckus going on outside her room. Damn, I forgot to switch off the light. And wow, people are so happy about the first day of classes? She got up from her bedContinue reading “I Write: Mortal — Chapter 4”

I Write: Mortal — Chapter 3

Lyuben gazed at Nerea’s peaceful visage as she slept soundly. He could sit up all night watching over her, which he had done on many occasions before. During the first few times of doing so, his heart ached over their forced separation. Gradually, he learnt to find peace instead. At least she is safe. ThatContinue reading “I Write: Mortal — Chapter 3”

I Write: Mortal — Chapter 2

Zola looked out of Nerea’s dormitory room window. The sky was black but the school grounds’ lights were turned on. “Gee, it is as bright as a stadium around here,” Zola remarked. “I actually like it. Makes you feel safer, especially when you’re returning to the dorm late at night,” Nerea replied. “Nerea, has anythingContinue reading “I Write: Mortal — Chapter 2”

I Write: Mortal — Chapter 1

Zola Chichi Afolayan. zola@quickmail.com Zola lifted her pen and handed the sign-up sheet back to Venera, the president of Arevig College’s Computer Club. Zola decided to join the club mostly because she was impressed by Venera. No one would have guessed Venera’s after-school activity and her position to boot if she was seen outside theContinue reading “I Write: Mortal — Chapter 1”