A handful of Dust
In this collection , 19 stories speak of the myriad struggles faced by contemporary Africans. 'Aderoye' tells the tragic story of a life lost to tradition. A cult collects its due in 'Pink Soap'. The Little Things' captures life in a typical Nigerian general hospital. A budding peadophile struggles with his basic urges in 'Fighting Temptations'.
From the participants of the 2013 Farafina Trust Creative Writing Workshop, A Handful of Dust aptly portrays the internal conflict we suffer when the lines dividing opposing sides blur.