Reborn!

She stands at the edge of the cliff Looking down into it Pondering whether to jump or return The arms of grace held onto her garments Spoke words of life into her heart But she ignored How did she get here? What happened? Where did she go wrong? There had been a flick of flame…

To every woman out there

Get up girl! Enough of the slouching Dragging your feet Carrying a defeated look around You are not just a random being You are beautifully and wonderfully made One of your kind amongst 7 billion people Unique and Amazingly Exceptional There is no two of you! It is just you and you alone in the…

M*d Man on Wheels

“E de ro ra” (Please be careful) the passenger at the back row exclaimed! Another person added, “Wetin Driver? You don drink before you commot for park?” Then other passengers joined in the expressing their displeasure at the driver’s reckless driving. The driver ignored all their complaints and rhetorics but kept on singing along with…

Plant that seed!

The Lord gave me a seed A beautiful and delightsome one I thought it was mine To keep and cherish only So, I kept in my pocket Carried everywhere I went At times placed in the drawer to keep it safe When I laid down, held it close to my heart In my free moments…

I’m not an afterthought!

I’m not a mistake but a masterpiece! I’m not a product of my parents’ desires but an intricate work of art! I’m not a product of my mistakes but a vital piece of God’s plan! I’m not a product of circumstances but part of a master plan! I’m not a free spirit but born of…

On my way to …

As I was about to fix my earpiece to start listening some Nigerian vibes on my iPod, I heard a loud fart …Then, my seatmate and I turned and looked at each other to be sure we heard right…

Race for the Staff Bus

I saw this man in a suit and tie running wildly after a white coaster bus and shouting at the top of the lungs trying to get the attention of the driver or any of the bus occupants…

The Lost World (Part 2)

King Kalid rewarded these men handsomely but took their peace of mind and a hundredfold more from them because everything from his holdings was at a cost…

The Lost World 1

Its streets were paved with glowing crystals, houses dotting the landscape while sweet melody permeated the air mixed with voices of children laughing in pure delight as they splashed in the warm spring…

Early Morning Palaver

As he was rubbing his eye with the first scoop of water, she carried the bucket of cold water and turned it over his head…

Lagos Rush

“It is 60 seconds to 8′ o clock” on a week day in Lagos and you could feel urgency everywhere and bustling energy exerted to make the smartest use of the time. I see the frenzy – horns blaring from impatient motorists as bikes sped past with workers trying to get to their office before…

Prison Break

    Wake up, Pete! Get up! There was both a sense of urgency and comfort in this voice As the bearer stirred me from slumber Still lying down, I turned and looked at him Since it wasn’t a familiar voice, but was drawn to it He stood tall and his gait graceful like a…