I know of a man, one whom you do not know because you’ve never seen him, and never will. I’ve never met him too and I do not think I ever will. He is not the kind of person we might want to associate with but his story will leave you wishing you had met… Read More Treasures in Trash
Yup, it is absolutely necessary. It is not exactly the perfect or friendliest title for a blog post but hey, sometimes, you just have to defy the norm and write without limits. I had earlier titled this post “Friends Who Shouldn’t Bear That Title” but come to think of it, with the clear image in… Read More Go Forth and Kick Ass
The very blows that life throws us in the face are the plastic surgery effects that we need to change the view of the world about us. Embrace your downfalls and use them as your stepping stones. … Read More The Broken Cords That Keep You Connected
If you have ever had the misfortune of sitting beside a dirty conductor in those yellow and black coloured buses popularly known as danfo in Lagos on your way back from work on a sunny afternoon, then you can relate perfectly! Every single time I have to go back home either on my way back from school… Read More Body Odour is a Pressing Issue Nigeria! Corruption Could be a Distraction!
Today happens to be one of those days when I attempt to observe siesta then end up sleeping for more hours than I bargained only to stay awake throughout the night, unable to shut my eyes again. Today’s seems to be one of the chronic ones as I haven’t shut my eyes since 5pm yesterday.… Read More Starting Afresh, for the third time!
That fateful day, Mama Seun woke up in the morning at 4a.m as it was her daily routine. She got on her knees and prayed for the day sales. She hoped dearly that the day’s sale would be good enough to enable pay all her debts. At around 4:25a.m, she got her rather old & shortened broom… Read More Jungle Justice: World’s Greatest Evil
When I was little, I believed that Love was enough, I had dreamed of the perfect relationship, wedding and of course! Husband. I believed that as long as we were both crazy about each other, nothing else mattered. Well… I must admit, I was wrong! I look now, at the average woman with fear in her… Read More Love isn’t Enough
How many of you have ever wished you could act out some scenes in Hollywood movies, for example, where a young guy or girl within the ages of 14 and 19 would just walk into the house and announce “Hello mum! I’ve got a boy/girlfriend! And I’m sleeping over at his place this weekend (for… Read More Nigerian Parents, Youth and Relationships
It is a place that sucks soldiers in and spits them back out tastelessly, half whole and half made. Above all, it is a place of death, the death of human emotions and feelings and dreams, more death than most could fathom.… Read More The Evolution Theory
He sits on his favorite couch on the porch, staring blankly into the cold misty night. The sky is lit up with stars on this night, so many of them. He sighs as he turns up the volume of the music player a notch. But slowly, he drifts away and those thoughts lay hold of… Read More Aching Amplitudes