Chikodili Emelumadu

Chikodili Emelumadu is a Nigerian writer whose corporeal self, resides in London. Her work can be found in Eclectica, Luna Station Quarterly, Omenana, One Throne, and Sub-q magazines, and is forthcoming in African Monsters, an anthology published by Fox Spirit Books. “Candy Girl” from issue 66 of Apex Magazine was nominated for the 2014 Shirley Jackson award. She is working on her first novel which is determined to kill her.

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Obiora knew it too. Just as she started to lick her fingers, I saw one glowing index digit poised to open me up to my purchase. She giggled, picked up a flame of pulpy flesh …