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Toronto – January 2016
Her new team was a team of four. They all seemed nice, if a little chatty at times. This was her 2nd month with t […]
Toronto – December 2015
Dolapo stood in front of the mirror in the beauty store critically assessing the sample short fringe wig she was trying on.
“That looks good on you.” the store assistant next to her […]
Toronto – November, 2015
“Hi Stacy” Dolapo greeted as she picked her call.
“Hello Dolapo” Stacy’s pronunciation of her name sounded like Dolapoe instead of Dolakpor. ” My team & I have enjoyed getting to know y […]
Toronto, November 2015
“Your resume tells me that until a month ago, you lived in Nigeria. Is that correct?” Stacy, my interviewer asked with a curious expression on her face.
“That is correct.” Dolapo respond […]
Toronto – November 2015
Dolapo’s taxi sped along the streets of Toronto and she watched as the city passed by from her back seat window view. It was a cold November day and the sun had taken the day off. At […]
My class was not a big one, maybe about forty five pupils. But then, my school was not as big as Ijegbe Nursery & Primary School next door. The wooden desk and bench I shared with Bose my seatmate was in t […]
Have you ever wondered what the color of hope is?
I heard it said once that
Hope gives life and life is in seasons
So, I wondered
What is the color of hope in seasons?
In Autumn I think, maybe it’s O […]
@namdi. Hi! Thanks. The idea was for the ‘gift’ to be left open for interpretation by readers. The general concept though is that the gift is something that completely scares her but also alludes that it might […]