Krystal Pen

Fiction, Poetry and everything Literary. Every voice should be heard.

Archive for March 2017

The Scars; An African story

Beside the black iron gate in that beautiful morning, flushed with a pale yellow, I felt different shades of bitterness whirling around my tongue. Abike wept bitterly for the third time inside three years. I knew the tears flowed in an opulence of sheer bitterness. To what extent I do not know. But I knew it had to be severe, like the virgin taste of bitterleaf. My mother had turned […]

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