LIVING IN THE HOUSE OF MIRRORS

Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without – Confucious When I was much younger my daddy will bath me and while he was at it, he will ask me repeatedly “who is the most beautiful girl in the world?” and I will reply in giggles “Me, daddy me.” Life was much simpler…

UNFORGIVENESS COST ME MY BESTFRIEND

People withhold their forgiveness thinking it makes them badass. And that’s not badass. – C. Joybell. C Forgiveness can sometimes be one of the toughest traits to master. Different life scenarios require some level of forgiveness. In a typical day you are required to forgive– a driver who almost bashed your car in traffic or…

Life is a Game, Come Learn how to Play

LIFE IS LIKE A GAME OF CHESS. IF YOU LOSE YOUR QUEEN, YOU MIGHT LOSE THE GAME. In the game of chess, the Queen is the most powerful and essential piece to win. When it comes to the game life is, the queen is your hope, trust, and faith. Without her, the odds will never…

YELLOW BUS – A HOUSE OF DRAMA

Being smart as a whip includes knowing when not to crack it. – Vera Nazarian   The customary yellow Lagos bus is my daily commute and it is a house full of drama, from the conductor whose breath is heavily plagued with halitosis, to a very impatient driver and of course the passengers with their…

Life is a mix tape – Love and Loss, One Song at a Time

The heart was made to be broken – Oscar Wilde Years back I would have argued with Oscar Wilde and said this was a lie. I would most likely have said “the heart isn’t built to be broken, the heart is built to love and to feel love” However, the rollercoaster my love life has…