My cop. Words can’t describe what she is, who she is. I tried and I just got lost. So here’s what I managed to put down: She’s not just a female, she represents the ideal cop. It’s funny that we find most good cops in fiction, in movies and rarely in reality. She’s an untarnished … Continue reading My Cop
‘Open your bag!’ The house mistress shouted harshly. Everyone in the room could see it, everyone could easily predict the outcome of the following event. Sharon was the thief obviously. Although she was a known poor girl, yet none of her room member had any suspicion that she had finally resorted into stealing. Modupe was … Continue reading Open Your Bag!
The Fries woman. She hates when the weather is too hot as that would drive away customers except if they were coming for her Puff Puff. Those customers were mostly school children, keke drivers and the everyday man that went about, looking for daily jobs. On those days, business was slow. She’ld curse the heat … Continue reading The Struggle To Survive!
Growing up in Lagos, Nigeria- The country with the largest concentration of black people in the world totalling about 185 million people with a small population of minorities – I never had any cause to reflect on my race or to even acknowledge it in the first place. We learnt about slavery and the … Continue reading When Did I Discover I Was black?
“Life, in its very natural form, sometimes so unpredictable, unfathomable, formless and even lifeless! All life’s feelings; happiness, excitement, Eye sores, violence, embarrassment and all other man’s feelings are nothing more than the way the subject and receiver perceive them. If only we interpreted everything differently – positively!” – Me, January 7, 2022 Today, the … Continue reading Conception
Many years ago I had an unsavory experience of salvation, and I attended Christian Faith and Fellowship mission, in which I could no longer forbear of going to the church due to my grandmother that kicked the bucket, and this issue led me into a dog life, and I was in a dilemma condition, but … Continue reading How I Wished I Have The Opportunity Once Again
Living within the dictates of this world’s definition of existence. Dying with each attempt to match society’s image of the relevant. Loneliness is, whether in the crowd of 3, or a 100 times that maybe, But most disturbing: strangers in this society are our daily surrounding. A society that keeps claiming it understands we, Denying … Continue reading It Gets Lonely
I experienced serious poverty as a little girl. So, I vowed to become the best at everything I set mind on. I don’t mean to brag, but I consider myself a very successful person. At thirty-five, I am one of the youngest and most successful female lawyers in the country. I earn six figures,I bought … Continue reading The Woman Who Is Her Own Man
Toddlers Me: I love you Him: I love you more Me: I love you more more Him: I love you more more more. *Giggles* Teenagers Me: Kiss me Him: Kiss me first Me: (Sulks) You’re so silly Him: (Smirks) You’re so naughty. Adults Me: I want a girl and a boy Him: I want a … Continue reading Our Love Language
What goes around is the tragedy of Baba Risika, popularly known as Baba Risi. Iya Risika is his wife, he wasn’t a polygamist so she was his only wife although they were not legally married. After her fourth child for him, Iya Risika became almost three times bigger than the lady he had married – … Continue reading What Goes aROUND
My name is Tiwa (don’t roll your eyes) i’m a girl Everyday i wake up with the feeling that i’m different, like i was born to make a change in the world (again, don’t roll your eyes) I’m from a family that once used to be rich but now we’re experiencing financial meltdown And i … Continue reading Tiwa
Diligence: From a boy to a man (Conclusion) I arrived school, and wasted no time in seeking those willing to join my crusade; those who wanted to write history with me in our own little way. The church was to have her harvest two weeks after our resumption, and we wanted to showcase what … Continue reading Diligence 2
First of all,introduction!my name is Mamazeus. Now I know the name makes you all raise your brows so I’d take my time to discuss what birthed the choice of the name. To those it may concern, Zeus is not the Greek god you all are used to but my son. Yes, my son, though not … Continue reading Meet the Newbie – Mamazeus
Why do we need regular exercise or rigorous physical activities and some form of hard labour as it were, to keep fit? Why is a sedentary life style dangerous especially by medical standards? A man who stays in his air-conditioned office all day with his bloated belly may not at the end of the day … Continue reading “…..let Us Make Man…”
Someone in my church once contributed during Sunday School, “When you realize God is all you have, you’ll understand that He is all you need”. The teacher tried to take a few moments to explain the depth of that statement. He tried, but words failed him. That statement however hasn’t left me. My mind wanders … Continue reading God is all you have, God is all you need