Should I Talk About My Relationship Online?

One of the most discussed issues surrounding social media is on what to post and what to discard. Hence, the ‘is it right to talk about my relationship on social media?’. Beautiful question, really. It’s a beautiful thing to be in love; to have someone who ignites your life and make you feel like the…

How to Live an Active and Impacting Offline Life, and Why

  I call myself an internet rat, because I do a lot of things online. I must say that the internet is many things; it can be distracting, disturbing, educating, inspiring, and many more. The internet can make or mar you, as little as it may seem, and it’s funny how time flies so quick…

Rickety old bicycle

  This rickety old bicycle was once my savior It saved me from drowning in lovelorn And brought me the love I desired This rickety old bicycle once toured around the village And stole the hearts of girls on skimpy skirts This rickety old bicycle was once life Today, I’ll discard it and settle for…

Becoming an adult

as kids, we painted a bright future for ourselves we saw light in unclear places and ran our hands through paths that should be crooked these things were fun we saw ourselves hooking up with the best of friends a future without worries or fears a future so perfect and time-bound but… we woke up…

Random 002

Identity you say I talk too much and I utter things I shouldn’t you wonder why I can’t keep shut for once or be quiet for a while you say I’m too loud and I may lack the ability to make decisions on my own if only you knew it was my redemption- the only…

Random 001

  You went off like the light kite released from the dribbling kid Leaving me here alone to wallow in thoughts And inhale your freshness as reminiscence    

My Bad Black Shoes

I have this pair of black shoes that I should probably discard soon, since I don’t use it anymore. About two months ago, I noticed the soles were eating up. These shoes hadn’t even lasted five months, but the soles were eating up already. It troubled me a bit because I wasn’t planning on getting…

My Teenage Chronicles and the Reality Behind Twenty

I have learnt a lot as a teenager, and this is not me saying bye to those years. Whatever I’ll become from this moment, I’ll have to refer back to my teenage years, because I’m certain a strong foundation has been laid in many areas of my life. My twenties are for building on some of these foundations, and for those with buildings already, I’ll make them into castles and take my time to design them so well…

The Beauty that Comes with November

  Hi! I’m late, but Happy New Month… November is a really beautiful one for me, probably because it’s my birth month (shh…I rep 6th), or that it is just closer to the end of the year. This means, Christmas is only a blink away and 2017 is in view. Yaaay! November is calm; November is…

Life. Death. Success. Failure.

you are bitter you feel you are never enough what you wish is never what’s true; more like the opposite everyone else but you lives happily a peep at that seemingly-successful being and you suddenly feel you have failure etched to the base of your name no, you are never enough you sometimes feel like…

Past wishes

Before now… I wished I learnt a lot as a child I wished I was a little exposed and not that little girl behind the fence I wished I had a best friend who laughed all day long with me I wished I had the opportunity to brew my talents; I should probably be glowing…

Nigeria, a Place We Belong

Today may not be what we ever hoped but you need to look inwards and remind yourself of the beauty that you are. The economy doesn’t determine your individuality, neither does it have a say on how much productivity comes out of you.