Tope was almost done with her chores when she asked if she could take the coconut. She found it in the pantry while cleaning. I responded in the affirmative but asked that she go break it outside the house to avoid damaging the tiles. Only a few seconds after she had agreed to my instruction,… [Read More]
My writings at age 23 till now...
It is my desire to offer you my experiences across the different timelines of my life. I trust that as you take this journey with me, you'll come to appreciate viewpoints different from your own. Come aboard.
I wore a pair of brown and orange sandals to the hospital that day. A number of persons were generous with compliments on how beautiful they were. I grinned with delight. As I responded with ‘thank-yous’, I was quick to add that the sandals were made by me. Some people expressed their shock; a few… [Read More]
On occasion, every member of my family would watch a movie, a cartoon or any TV show together. Such times were often a result of spontaneity as against being a pre-planned event. That is pretty out of place for someone who advocates for being intentional. Thankfully, that changed as the years progressed. It became a… [Read More]
It was the last working day of the month. Unfortunately, it was also the middle of the week. As was the practice at that time, all members of staff were tasked with completing their bit to the fulfilment of the team’s objectives. All outstanding vouchers had to be entered. All internal and customer accounts were… [Read More]
Yesterday was the first Sunday of the month of November so it was not unusual to have Thanksgiving Services hold across the various religious institutions in Nigeria. Thing is, though being thankful is not limited to first Sundays or any other Sunday, many individuals and families communicate their gratitude the most on this particular day… [Read More]
Remember the adage: an apple a day keeps the doctor away?! May I add: more than one Uber a day? Now that’s bae! Lol. Scratch that! Here is my Uber story. I had a speaking engagement to facilitate on the day. Arriving at the venue early was the right thing to do. Besides allowing me… [Read More]