FICTION | WHAT LIES BEHIND FACES by Su’eddie Vershima Agema

  WHAT LIES BEHIND FACES[1] A Christmas Tale   “Move!” came the single shout of the Captain, Chris. It lacked the bark of an order, though the loudness indicated it was directed at the men. It registered to a few as a word of encouragement. Minions repeated it automatically through cracked lips that had long…

FICTION | The Stubborn Mini-Skirt By Nsah Mala

  The Stubborn Mini-Skirt                                                             Miss Gwendolyn Ajehla was both popular and notorious throughout Government High School (GHS) Ibamakuo and even beyond. She was a teacher of English Language in the school. And she had graduated from the Higher College of Education (HCE) Yamandé, with a First-Cycle Secondary School Teacher Certificate in English Modern Letters…

2017 Best Of The Net Nominations | PAROUSIA Magazine 

As the Editor of PAROUSIA Magazine, I’m pleased to nominate the following poems for Sundress Publications’ 2017 Best of the Net Anthology. Congratulations to all nominees.  NON-FICTION Santa’s Wish List by Luisa Kay Reyes FICTION The Exorcism by Doohemba Gwa POETRY a love poem by Rick Davis …His Bone Cord by Francis Annagu Holy Thursday Blues by Kariuki wa Nyamu…

FICTION | The Exorcism by Gwa Doohemba

   The Exorcism The weather was different today. That was the first thing he noted. And the first thing that woke him up. The window had lines of water dripping from it as a result of moisture the dew left there. He loves the grass when dew falls on them. Without thinking, he reached towards…

Elusive God by Doohemba Gwa

  For God so loved the world that he gave his only son, so that everyone who believes in him may not die but have eternal life. That verse of the Bible in times past held a deep fascination for Jesse. It was an illuminator that served to illumine his path of righteousness from his…