When Does Childbearing Become Shameful?

‘Her son is barely 6 months and she’s pregnant again?’ ‘I used to think she would be one who understands what child spacing mean?’ ‘Child spacing??? Her first child was just 8 months when she had her second.’ ‘Jesus! She is so shameful to womanhood.’ ‘I even used to think she is a career woman and would take time to pursue her career instead of birthing up and down like a dog.…

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Letting Go

So many times in our lives, we hold on tight to the most mundane thing we ought to let go. The only reason we find ourselves holding on to this is because we lack the strength to let go. A bad habit you wish to stop but feel you cannot, a friend that keeps bringing you down, that toxic relationship that keeps tearing you apart piece by pieces, that terrible…

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From the Archives: The Night

I am back again with another post from my archives. This was written in 2011. After reading this, I really wonder what was going through my mind as I penned this down…I really wish… Souls moan in anguish of our cruelty Hens return to roost The goats stop bleating Birds cease to fly Men retire to their bosom And lovers cling to each other Vehicles seek their parking lot I…

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Open Letter #1: To My Favorite Teacher

After reading Josephyna post on My Favorite Teacher, it evolved nostalgic memories about growing up and my mind raced back to the teachers I have met in my life and the one I have tagged my favorite teacher is Rotimi Ilesanmi. Dear Mr Ilesanmi, It has been how many years now??? Should be 8 years since I last saw you. I was home for the holidays in my first year at the…

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From the Archives

Over the weekend, I was cleaning my bookshelf and putting away old books so I can find space for new ones. And I stumbled on my poem anthology from way back. I opened and read and I was so nostalgic. Thanks to the fact that I dated some, I wouldn’t have been able to recollect what inspired them. It felt really cool reading your own piece from way back. I…

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Who ‘Vision’ Epp?

Can we stop already with this vision, dreams, imagination, hallucination, delusions, and sicknesses aftermath or whatever name you choose to call eet? Like I don’t quite understand anymore? What do we even take God for? He is not a bell button that you just push to answer to your tune!

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I Can’t Stay Away

  …hehehehehe…this picture caught my attention and I decided to choose it as a welcome intro…   …probably because of the comments I received challenging why “I have to neglect the baby I am nurturing”, “why I feel staying away is the best option”, “what could be so demanding that would make me abandon my blog for a month”, the personal messages encouraging me never to stop writing as I…

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Blogger Recognition Award

Hello friends, it’s been a minute. Loads of apologies about that. For the next one month, I would be MIA as well but trust me it is for the best. They say …with more responsibilities come more challenges… After that, I would be back with loads of juicy posts and more exciting ways to get more familiar with my readers. I appreciate you guys for sticking with me all through the…

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