Category: La Bel

Must It All End in Violence?

Must It All End in Violence?

Chapter Nine For the next few days, Molly floated about in a detached state like a ghost in a haunted house. She hardly ate nor drank and stayed in bed draped in one of the silk gowns David had bought…

I Trust You

I Trust You

Chapter Eight The moment she laid eyes on him she was smitten. Molly was drawn to David so strongly like he was a magnet and she was a measly piece of iron filing. When he looked at her, or in…

Sabbath

Sabbath

Chapter Seven Early on the morning of the 18th David Simiyu opened up La Bel for its first customers of the day - an elderly couple who owned a bookshop next door. The man was well into his sixties, his…

The Ferryman

The Ferryman

Chapter Six Danson Ngigi sat in his car and watched revellers walk into and out of the bar he was parked outside of. It was dark - almost midnight - and without the security lights of the establishment he doubted…

Dear Diary

Dear Diary

Chapter Five April 17th, 2020 Dear Diary, It has been an absolute joy having Molly around the house these past few days. The last time we had company... Well, that was a long time ago. I have been feeling lonely…

Wakey, Wakey, Eggs and Bakey

Wakey, Wakey, Eggs and Bakey

Chapter Four A week passed before Molly woke up. The first thing she noticed was the intoxicating smell of disinfectant and bleach. The sharp scent cut through her nostrils like a hot knife through butter. The next thing was that…

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