Coming soon…

  Unravelled, a Christian novel by Folakemi Emem-Akpan Children of the light, a storybook for Christian kids by Folakemi Emem-Akpan These Issues, a collection of short stories that addresses issues facing African women by Folakemi Emem-Akpan Coming in early 2020    

Saving the family

SAVING THE FAMILY (c) Folakemi Emem-Akpan You’d always known that this day would come. Yet, your knowledge does not equal acceptance, and your knowledge doesn’t stop your heart from threatening to beat out of your chest, neither does it stop you from breaking out in a hard, cold sweat even though the weather is bitingly... Continue Reading →


Posterity (c) Folakemi Emem-Akpan My womb has never cooked babies right. Three times, it spat them out before they were ready to breathe. They would come, slick with blood, perfect little things, all ten fingers and toes complete, only that they were unable to take a first breath. They would present them to me from... Continue Reading →

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