Family beyond Blood XXXVIII


Read Chapter XXXVII here. Kukuaa and Ewuresi arrived home chatting heartily about a friend’s birthday they were coming from. Ewuresi screamed when she saw her dad sitting in the living room. They both rushed to his side. “What did you bring us?” “I hope you didn’t forget our list.” “You can check out my suitcase….

Family beyond Blood XXXVII


Read Chapter XXXVI here. “I’ll go and check up on him,” Bisi said as she got up and made her way up the stairs. She could hear her heartbeat with each step she took. She sighed nervously as she paused in front of his door. “Nhyira…are you okay?” She asked. No response. She called his…

Family beyond Blood XXXVI


Read Chapter XXXV here. The front door opened with a scream, “We’re here!” Nhyira dropped his game console and rushed towards the door. “Kuks!” “Hey!” He hugged his sisters. “You’ve really grown. Have we been gone for that long?” “Looks like it. Gosh, I miss this place,” Ewuresi said as they walked towards the living…

Family beyond Blood XXXV


Read Chapter XXXIV here. Fiifi arrived at the school grounds and questioned Nhyira’s teacher about the supposed lady who picked his son up. The description though unclear, pointed to Constance in many ways. He didn’t want to believe that she could be capable of such a despicable act but he didn’t have a choice but…

Family beyond Blood XXXIV


Read Chapter XXXIII here. With Kukuaa and Ewuresi off to school, Nhyira was the only child at home. Though mother and son grew closer than ever, Bisi couldn’t help but brood over the dream she had had. She kept thinking of how to keep Nhyira far from Constance’s claws. Or maybe it was time Nhyira…

Family beyond Blood XXXIII


Read Chapter XXXII here. Bisi was typing her report on her laptop in the kitchen whiles the girls cooked. They said they had found an interesting recipe in one of the books that Bisi had bought and wanted to try it out. She gave them the go-ahead with the intention that if they hadn’t done…

Family beyond Blood XXXII


Read Chapter XXXI here. Bisi arrived home from work at her usual late hour. She locked the front door and walked into the living room. The TV was on and her gaze fell on her sleeping husband. She sighed. She had texted informing him about her late return and that he shouldn’t wait up for…

Family beyond Blood XXXI


Read Chapter XXX here. The alarm went off and Bisi’s eyes snapped open. Was it her ears was the alarm clock particularly loud that morning? She felt Fiifi stretching next to her. He leaned forward to check if she was still sleeping and he thought so since her eyes were closed. He got out of…

Family beyond Blood XXX


Read Chapter XXIX here. When they entered the house, Bisi settled on the couch as she felt a little lightheaded. She turned when she heard her name called out. She smiled when she saw her three sweethearts running down the stairs.

Family Beyond Blood XXIX


Read Chapter XXVIII here. Constance hadn’t heard from Fiifi since she sent the text and her worry deepened with every passing hour. She contemplated calling him to find out if Bisi had arrived home okay. She bit her nails nervously. She got startled when she heard sharp knocks on her door. She went to open…

Family Beyond Blood XXVIII


Read Chapter XXVII here. “Bisi…” He made an attempt to approach her but she stopped him almost immediately. “Don’t come near me right now. Please.” Fiifi remained at the spot, watching Bisi helplessly and wondering what exactly Constance meant by her text.

Family beyond Blood XXVII


Read Chapter XXVI here. Bisi took a glance at the Samsung phone on the floor. “Sorry about the phone.” “Oh, it’s nothing,” Constance said, anxiety at its highest pitch in her voice. She bent to pick it up and sat opposite her.

Family beyond Blood XXVI


Read Chapter XXV here. Bisi stared at her husband with teary eyes after he kissed her for the last time. He got off her and laid beside her. Bisi turned her back towards him and the first of many tear drops fell on her face. She sniffed back the tears when Fiifi wound his arm…

Family beyond Blood XXV


Read Chapter XXIV here. Fiifi took his phone and hastily sent Constance a message. Please tell me you calling my number today was just a coincidence. His heart was pounding as he waited for her reply. He dreaded her reply because deep within, he knew what it would be.