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Testament

By on August 30, 2016

This is one of the first short stories that I wrote back in 1997. 10 years later I would publish it on my now defunct but still accessible ‘Short Story’ blog: La Racontrice. When I read it, I think of the writer I was then and the writer that…


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Short Story Excerpt: A Laughing Matter

By on August 9, 2016

I had not paid much attention to a disheveled man who had boarded the bus at about the same time with us. He spoke slowly but articulately in clear tones, describing himself as an insurance loss adjuster in a previous life. According to him, things had started to go…


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The Corper Chronicles: The Call-Up Letter Debâcle

By on March 17, 2008

After spending longer than we had originally signed up for studying for our first degrees, quite a number of us were more than ready to bid farewell to the institution we had called home for way too long and hitch our wagon to the next available gig.For most of…

Jola Naibi

Writer and amateur photog. I seek to inspire and inform with the words I write and share and the photos I take. I have written a book of short stories: Terra Cotta Beauty, and I am working on a lot more. Reading and writing fuel my energy. In reading, I explore this vast and diverse world, in writing, I employ my over-active imagination and address the 'what-if' questions that life often throws at us.

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