The Spirit of Ecstasy

The relative silence of Orunmila is often mistaken for many things. I once caught wind of a suggestion by a misled fellow who claimed that Orunmila vanished into a mysterious carapace somewhere in the margins of the spirit world after he grew resentful of his own people for adopting the ways of others.

Hessdalen Lights

He had his hands in his pockets. Seated by him on a bench by their door was Mrs. Essien. In a tranquil manner, she pleaded with her children to treat him like he was just like them. He wasn’t. Edet was 11 when his father disappeared, leaving Stella to fend for herself and her child….