So I stared at the rain and wondered in my mind, "Is that all you want me to see, or is there more?" I couldn't help the smile that broke out while waiting for an answer I knew would come...
Welcome back! How did May go? I hope you were not too overwhelmed? How are your stabilizers doing? Are you ready to voyage with me? Let's go then! In the past, when I saw a graduate of a Nigerian federal university, I was wowed, thinking; this person must be really wise with all that knowledge … Continue reading The Voyager In You
Hello! Let me begin with a big thank you to every true friend in my past and present, thank you for being a part of my success story! This is my little love note to you all. Just imagine me singing passionately like the guy here. https://youtu.be/Y-bW9c_S1kc Thank you! If this is not your first … Continue reading Stabilizers
Do you know the law of the jungle? Generally, it refers to the principle that those who are strong and apply ruthless self-interest will be most successful. Some would say ‘it’s a dog eat dog world’. One of my favourite childhood cartoons. There is a lot to learn from the wolves. Have you heard the … Continue reading Prayers of the Prey
Hello prosperous people! February has been quite the month with the highs and lows right? One of the high was my birthday and I felt the love from near and far so let me take this moment to specially thank everyone who wished me well. I am truly grateful. Now back to blogging! To all … Continue reading Loving Him
Happy new year✨. How was 2021 for you? Mine was enlightening because I learnt a lot. Yes, the first blogpost for 2022 is finally up, yayy🎊. Thank you for staying with me all through 2021🥰. Thank you for all the corrections, likes and shares. You keep me going💖. Before you continue, grab your headphone and … Continue reading The Face of Grace
According to statistics, 40 percent of the world population are monolinguals and 43 percent are bilinguals. I believe that within the 40 percent, there are some people who understand a little of another language, just not enough to be called bilingual. Yeah, I am talking about the Messi and Ronaldo lovers who know a few … Continue reading What Language Do You Speak?
Do you remember the tales that were told to children just to scare them enough to stay close and not wander off into real danger? Or the stories that were meant to teach them acceptable behaviours. Like telling them about 'the ghost that kidnaps children that tell lies'. Other times, it could be a response … Continue reading Their Myth, The Truth
Do you play games? Any game at all? From the ones I consider simple like Infinity loop and ludo. To the ones that become tasking as it developes like Candy Crush Saga and Temple run. Down to those I do not even bother understanding like PES and Call of Duty, I just tap on everything … Continue reading The Reason For The Rules
No matter how boring, busy, productive, destructive, innovative, challenging, sad, mind blowing or crazy your life has been, it becomes a story when someone sits down to recount it. Note that this person would only be recounting what you have already written, no additions or subtractions. It's all you from preface to epilogue, you are … Continue reading What Are You Writing?
I have always believed that nature is a very good teacher, we are just not very good students. So in June, I decided to pay attention to the birds and I even told them to keep the change. So please let me know if it was worth it in the end😁. I recently came accross … Continue reading Finding Your Birdplace
Many of us can point out the exact time she left. Like the last straw that broke the camel's back, you can think back to that exact period when it all became dark. But do you remember when she started packing? When the dark clouds started covering? That time when the first straw was placed … Continue reading Joy’s Journey (Departure)
This follows after Joy's Journey (Departure). ✈️ "Joy's Journey (Arrival)" I sat on the Sycamore tree that nightI knew my faith wasn't tall enough, So I took Zacch's lessons and held on tight. Joy cometh in the morningI had prepared the table for the feastFor when I will be asked to come down. No dust … Continue reading Joy’s Journey (Arrival)
What if it's not broken? Those precious plans you've been running with. The dream to go to the University, that tireless job hunt, the struggle to be mentally stable, to let go of that addiction, to be your own person, to cut the chains of your background. What if truly delay is not denial and … Continue reading Crippled Goals
When last did you loose your sight? Or let me put it this way, when was the last time you were blinded by rage? Take deep breaths and think back to that moment when you were so mad that even your body was shaking and coherent words were difficult to form. That time when all … Continue reading In Wrath Remember Mercy
We have been told many times that true love is a verb, so real that it's visible for even the blind to see. The definitions go on and on, it's never ending. What is love to you? Who is love to you? Out of so many definitions, theories and practicals out there, there is one … Continue reading I Love You
You do not need a whip, bamboo stick, or even your fist to beat this one. You need something stronger than that. I am not asking you to be little David with the sling marching up to Goliath the giant who was fully clad in his war armour. Neither am I saying you should be … Continue reading Beating Odds
What does poetry mean to you? Poetry to me is not 'like' a story, because it 'is' a story. What makes a good story? I think its a good plot with a message. Poetry for me is mama's pot. Throw in the metaphor, metonymy, allusion, alteration, parallelism, paradox and whatever you have right there with … Continue reading A Special Pot
It's a girl! the doctor saidMy eyes glowed with unshed tears while many celebrated.Your innocence was painful to look at so I closed my eyes and wept. You grew and glowed, men followed. On your flawless face,confusion showed. Why? , you asked, so society explained. This is your life There is only one path for … Continue reading Uyai Ekong (Beautiful War)