Tag: Nobuhle N Nyoni

UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 14

He had that look on his face, the one he wore when he wanted to say something that would hurt me. I saw it, from the time I woke up, I decided to mind my own. I ignored it, I was not going to ask for it this time around. Then it was combined with…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 13

I received a DM one day, and it was from this designer I followed on Instagram. Her work was absolutely great and I wanted to model for her. One day I had dropped a comment on her post, something about wanting to model for her and she responded positively then ghosted. I had not taken…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 12

You probably want to know more about this mystery man, what it is about him that had me locked in. Why I had chosen to keep him around, why he put a smile on my face. It was a number of things. He paid attention. Even when it was not necessary he paid attention, he…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 11

‘I spoke to Prophetess Esther* today when I was at work. I was just explaining our situation to her and she told me to be patient and you will open up. She also said that you were meant t be my wife, she had seen it in the realm of the spirit. Who am I…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 10

‘Are you single or in a relationship?’ ‘I don’t feel taken so let’s leave it at that,’ I said. X started throwing little kind gestures, I saw them but I didn’t acknowledge them. I did not care for them at all. To me, it was a way of trying to keep me around. It didn’t…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 9

Shit obviously hit the fan that night and by the time we went to bed, the sheets were colder than you can imagine. In the morning he woke up to wash the dishes and clean up, it should have meant something to me. It didn’t. I didn’t care if he was going to wash the…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 8

I had no friends, zero. That was because he wanted me next to him all the time. Even if I wanted to make friends, I wouldn’t ever get the chance. I was either in the house or out of the house with him. Nothing else. Zimbabwe was falling apart. And so I knew that the…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 7

The regret was not for choosing him, it was for choosing to follow my talent, the choice I made to be myself seemed to have begun to turn on me. Thought’s of the times I had to the opportunity to cave in and just do what my parents wanted me to be started to haunt…


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 6

For those who have known me for years, they know that I am about what I like. My clothes, my hair, everything was always unique. I cared less about what anyone thought for as long as I was comfortable and feeling confident in it I was good. Every piece of that person shattered and gone….


UNTIL IT HAPPENS TO YOU CHAPTER 5

X found a new place and guess who was in the front line to help him move, your girl! I was so excited and in my head, I was about to live happily ever after. I remember getting to the old place and the landlady was sitting outside, monitoring movement. She could barely look me…


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