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Jungle Injustice: Reflections on the Killing of the Aluu Four


I thought I would hold my peace on the killing of the four University of Port-Harcourt undergraduates but the evil just keeps eating away at my heart. The more information … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · 9 Comments

Mother of the accused person (Inspired by real events)


We would all agree that any mother, no matter how irresponsible, will be glad to be addressed as mother of the bride/groom, mother of the grandaunt, mother of the winner, … Continue reading

September 1, 2012 · 6 Comments

I Remember


I remember when it was that the waves of love first washed over me Indescribable feelings sweeping through every fibre of my being The little drops of love in my … Continue reading

August 27, 2012 · 6 Comments

This Sunday in Room F7


*Toss, turn, toss again* With eyes barely open, I grope around my bed for my mobile phone. The clock on it says 6:25am. I know my alarm will go off … Continue reading

August 26, 2012 · 5 Comments

New School or Old School


When I was a child, I attended Sunday school. I enjoyed the experience especially because of all the singing we did. The songs usually reechoed in my mind more than … Continue reading

July 14, 2012 · 10 Comments

The Name, The Brand, The Identity


On the 29th day of May, 2012, I was roused from my sleep by the ring-a-ding-ding of my phone chat application. I picked it up and the text was from … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · 4 Comments

Once Upon a Hawaiian Dream…


As I turn in my bed, I hear the water splash against the rocks in what seems to be a continuous chain of high-fives, with the waves riding high against … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 5 Comments

Iya Arike


One of my earliest memories of my mum is a very beautiful one indeed. I remember her in her plaid and floral patterned pair of shorts, long hair and fair … Continue reading

March 18, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Break up Song


I sat by Sadia and held her close as she sobbed quietly. Chris had finally called it quits. “To think I could have dumped him first but I didn’t”, she … Continue reading

March 10, 2012 · 2 Comments

In Secrets and in Lies…


Standing before the magnificent oak doors of our church, I can’t help but remember how the carvings on it had fascinated me as a child. The Virgin Mary with a … Continue reading

March 10, 2012 · 16 Comments

Welcome!


*Drumrolls* This is my blog site…yep! My very own 😉 You’ve probably read my notes on facebook… I hope you have. I’ll be putting most of my old stuff here. … Continue reading

March 10, 2012 · 1 Comment