It’s Gon’ Be Nice!

I needed a new laptop. The one I had was misbehaving and slowing down my work, so I was desperate for another. However, I had my desired specifications for the new laptop, particularly the size. I checked out laptops online and eventually settled for one that I thought suitable enough, …

Love ‘YOU’

“Love your neighbour Love your neighbour Love your neighbour as yourself Love your neighbour Love your neighbour Charity begins at home” I remember this song from way back in nursery school and it clearly expresses the words of our Lord Jesus Christ, “Love the Lord your God with all your …

Where is your confidence?

While watching “Son of God” (somewhat a remix of  “Jesus of Nazareth”), I made some observations from which I drew lessons. For instance, I observed that Jesus’ disciples were people who didn’t have it all figured out or ‘put together’. They were people who had their momentary doubts and uncertainties about …

Let Us Pray

Presently, there is so much  going on in Nigeria; different speculations here and there. If you are very conversant with social media, you will understand what I’m saying. Some of the speculations flying around are pretty scary and it feels like we are somewhat approaching a huge mountain of crisis. …

Who Are You?

I got to the guy fixing watches. My watch needed a new battery…and, probably new straps too. I told the guy what I wanted. He told me the price. I thought it was ridiculously high. He said, “Quality is better than quantity,” and proceeded to show me the supposed ‘low-quality’ …

Dreams Come True

Students come and go. After graduation; some you see again, some you don’t get to see anymore. Though I understand that it may never happen, there are some of my students I wish to see again. Over time, I noticed that I had kept alive, the ‘dream’ of seeing two …

PUSH

I sat on the toilet bowl, trying so hard to empty my bowel to no avail. The bowel movement came on strongly but the stool resisted ‘solidly’. I stood, I paced, I sat, I drank water and all but still couldn’t pass anything. I was in great discomfort. I found …

It’s Renovation

Few months ago, many houses in my residential area got renovated. For about two/three weeks, everywhere was ‘messed up’. I didn’t enjoy that period one bit. I moved my stuff around a lot while renovation was going on and that disorganized me, which didn’t sit well with me. The mess …

Brighten Your Corner

“Do not wait until some deed of greatness you may do Do not wait to shed your light afar Though into one heart alone your song may bring a cheer Brighten the corner where you are. Brighten the corner where you are Brighten the corner where you are Someone far …