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Stop Struggling, Be Spontaneous

I write (or scribble as the case may be) every day but I don’t wake up every day feeling inspired to write. There are days when I wake up to stare at life without a clue of what message it has for me to share with you. On certain days this is because what I desire to share isn’t what ... Read More »

Mothers: gods among men

To be born by a woman is life’s greatest privilege, not like you can come to earth through a man but I guess that’s what makes it more beautiful. Though birthing a child takes place every minute, it still remains a scared act that underlines the essence of every man’s existence. It is always the hallmark of a new beginning; ... Read More »

Dark Side of Good.

I know a new episode of green hostel will thrill you or tease your emotions to being moved to tears by the dark side of life in a higher institution. However, I am set to break your heart by not posting it as planned. The same way life threatens our hope when it holds back what we long for. This ... Read More »

Police, Thief and I

Lightening shadowed thunder and heavy drops of rain hit the earth. The sight of evil is always beautiful from a distance; no one wants to miss the gist, reason bad news travel faster. I used to think it is only when seeing a movie that I am so fascinated about the bad guy getting away from the police, that moment ... Read More »

Break Free

If all that is standing between you and your dream is a wall, what would you do? Stand there or pull it down? Most times the distance between here and there is so short but most of us would rather stay and watch. Perhaps, hoping a miracle will happen and bring that desire to the moment. In my mind I ... Read More »

Green Hostel 10

Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 MAGARET: My life stopped the first time I pulled the trigger. I became a murderer at 15. It was my uncle, Sly. He raped me every day since my parents died in car accident. Life is unfair but rape was fair enough ... Read More »


Lust will get you where love will protect you from. I met her at the lowest point of her emotional trauma and I felt pity for her. That wasn’t what caught my attention initially; it was how beautiful she was outside. Imagine a Chidinma Ekile face on a Shakira body; I swear I am not exaggerating. “Roseline, that’s my name.” ... Read More »

Storm True Love

Anyone can fall in love but not just anybody can storm through love. Love starts with a feeling, an honest one, but its sustainability depends on the choice(s) made in the process of expressing it. Love with definitions relative to different individual is a sentimental and emotional feeling that can only thrive on sincerity and receptiveness. Contrary to the belief ... Read More »

Green Hostel 9

Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 MAGARET: Let me restate the fact that the biggest regret of my life was that Kunle met his death through me. Them say every good thing must come to an end. No be me write am, naso he dey for bible. I am still ... Read More »

Demand to know

No matter how good you are at what you do, things won’t happen for you until the time is right and you are ripe. This doesn’t mean you are not good enough, it simply means you can’t afford to begin then stop. Being successful requires a lot. It is a fusion of talent/skill, diligence, passion, discipline, insight, structure and loads ... Read More »