If there is one thing sought after by everyone– men and women, as well as young and old alike–, it is success. Right from conception, man has been programmed to gravitate towards success. The quest for success is ubiquitous and cuts across race, belief, gender or culture. Now, we all hold a different definition of … Continue reading Walking The Distance
You will never experience how powerful the word I CAN is,until you put it to use. Before this write-up, I used to think, “I can’t write!”. I allowed different thoughts to cross my mind. Thoughts like- I can’t, it is a waste of time or even that how many will appreciate it. But I was … Continue reading Yes! I Can – The Power Of Positive Thinking
These barracks don’t favor civilians, only those who deal with bullets. We fight the hard way-we face guns and bombs empty handed. The armory is your heart, and the will to survive is the only weapon you got. We are bred here, in these streets, farther from Eden and closer to the realities, of the … Continue reading Soldiers of the Street
“…hello young man, what do you think you’re doing?” “How do you mean Sir?” Tunde probed his boss. “ I got your resignation letter this morning, and I kind of wonder what the hell is wrong with you. I mean…” Tunde’s boss sounded piqued. “…Sir, I wish I could explain this better, but I can’t … Continue reading The Quest.
On a hot afternoon, somewhere in Ikot Udo’bobo, Ukanafun local government, Akwa-Ibom… “This is what I believe, and this we can make happen if only you’ll join me in believing. Thank you.” Labake wrapped up her emotional speech and made for her seat, while a deafening applause from the audience rented the air. In a … Continue reading I Still Do.
“D.O.P are you set?” “yes we are rolling” “okay. Scene 2 take 4, action!…” The director sets the ball rolling as the entire production crew prepares to take the last shot. It’s been one month of sleepless night getting the production stage of the movie done with. The last three weeks has witnessed series of … Continue reading Joshua’s Mood.
Huh! like a midnight thief To join the hero’s cave Like the speed of light, our precious Steve Took Apple from zero to hero Minnows to Idol’s role Dwarf to giant’s …zone Even Barack Could not stop your heavenly track Indeed, U made an indelible mark The imprint of Jobs Crafted awe-inspiring hope Steve! Steve! … Continue reading Wake up!
He started small, Acquired knowledge and all, Was so very focused And communicate same to us. He was beefed When His messages people conceived His character they try to sieve For mistakes they are unlikely to see. For people hate what they can’t conquer He continued in committed hunger. They moved and have Him in … Continue reading Most committed Wins
You live in a complicated world,
And unlike your feelings,
You don’t own it or control it.
Life has it’s music – a wild orchestra
With happenstance seemingly falling in and out of line;
Sometimes, it’s checkered tune is insufferable
And the passing of time may seem a miserable monotony.