You’ve been told a lot of beautiful things, but they underplayed the “ugly” intertwined with the beauty. They failed to remind you of the bad and gory details. They failed to mention how he became an outcast, a criminal, an outlaw. They failed to mention how he was termed crazy and mad. Nobody said anything … More All these and more
-8- The doctor had left her seat and had positioned herself beside me. She held my hands and I simply allowed her. “I once thought God didn’t exist. When I was a teenager, I stayed with my aunt for a while because my parents were in the hospital. They had both fallen ill and had … More Oju Yobo: Episode Eight
Hey blog, Permit me to share some nuggets from my jotter. I happened to attend a program (Minds & Missions) on the 10th of June last year, organised by Miss Kemi Olawoye. There were 3 amazing women who spoke, these women practically changed my thought process with their words and stories that day. I somehow … More A trip to June 2016.
Hi blog, So I’ve told a few friends how 2013 was a year of discovery for me. It was a full package in that the year 2013 was full of variety. I won’t delve into details but it was a year of discovery for me. But you see, the past few weeks I’ve taken a … More 2017 – Purpose Redefined
You see, the problem with being a writer is sometimes thoughts can bubble within you and engulf you so much that it consumes you. You are exhumed by the rush that comes with it, but the problem is if you don’t get pen to paper, or fingers to keypad immediately, the rush can evaporate soon … More What are you really hungry for?
In the next 24 hours, a couple of things would have changed. The date for starters will no longer have to end with 2016. I won’t bother dwelling on the things that would change, I’m simply concerned about the things that would remain the same. Image source: physics.stackexchange.com You spent the last couple of months … More Letting go of 2016 or not
Remember I said to watch this space, I’d be adding novel sections, several new segments. And one of it is ‘Scribbled Thoughts’, just my numerous ramblings and musings and talkative self in your view and at your glance . I used to do this mostly on whatsapp and sometime ago on Nairaland. Here’s the first … More Scribbled Thoughts – About my ‘mumu’ button.
MY LOVE STORY It seems unethical to bring this story about my life online, to the world, to you reading this right now. But permit me to, you see, the world and its norms coaxed me and I fell, I fell deep for its theories. It’s popular said that ‘A Faithful spouse is hard to … More My Love Story
Photo credit: google I was washing my clothes yesterday afternoon, while in the process I took a break. You are probably wondering what my break was like: I simply stood with my hands on my waist and observed my environment. I saw trees, birds, grasses, weeds, insects, water running from the full tank, I recall … More Principle Of The Week: The Beauty Of Nature
Photo credits: google We all have probably seen something similar to the above pictures in real life. Sometimes it could be a layer of dirt, hair, nylon, sediments or what have you. But they all have the same effect: they clog the drainage. And when the drainage is blocked, what happens? The water refuses to … More Principle For The Week: When life clogs you like a drain