Breaking News

Tag Archives: Journey

Journey to the Future

Journey to the Future will get you wondering if I am writing my own story. Truth is, it started out as my journey to redemption. If I have to live again, I need to die. To die requires letting out every pain that holding me back, embracing healing and starting afresh. This book is my new beginning, another journey on its ... Read More »

Journey to the future: My Chapter (4)

My father once said to me, Kunle, don’t ever allow the world drive your heart to hate. You will experience pain, betrayal, obstacles, and make certain mistakes. Do not let it change who you are, guard your heart else you will suffer more agony. It takes courage to forgive your enemies; it is only a coward that seeks retribution. Revenge ... Read More »

Journey to Fhe Future: My Chapters (1)

It’s the first day of April, the countdown to my birthday in 8 days and I have been reminiscing on my journey to the future; the book and my life. Therefore, if you are reading this, I hope this read enlightens your mind to rest while disturbing you to anticipate the book. Life is a journey; you and I are ... Read More »

Selfless comes after self

There’s a Yoruba adage that translates, “the world will make a mockery of whom they carved you into today, tomorrow.” It is a solemn reminder that no matter how much love you have for people, self-love comes first. It is good to be selfless but it is wrong not to consider yourself adequately. The negative effect of doing otherwise is ... Read More »

SOAR WITH OTHERS

I was having an assessment of my life so far over the weekend. How far have I come? How did I get here? And most especially, why am I still standing? I’ve had help, thank God. After several hours of pondering about it, I came to the conclusion that I am unique. I am because despite what life has thrown ... Read More »

Green Hostel 2 – 2

“Baba God? Kill your babe?” Prof muttered distortedly as he walked away, stopped abruptly then approached me again. This time making a mockery of the misunderstanding he created with his damning choice of words and infuriating me to the point of uncontrollable anger. “It is sad to see you express so much unbelievable naivety at such simple expression of grammar. ... Read More »

A man is not your God

When was the last time you genuinely asked God for guidance? I don’t mean the type of guidance where you are trying to impose your will on Him. I am referring to that humble state of mind where you give up your will, come to terms with the fact that you can’t walk a strange path alone, and request Him ... Read More »

Love and Standards

The greatest attack on love is when it is expressed or reciprocated based on another person’s standard. The joy that it’s supposed to bring our way diminishes and in turn we begin to embrace hate. Yes, I said hate. What happens when you decide to starve someone because he or she didn’t feed you while you were hungry? If you ... Read More »

THE QUIET STORM

“What’s the deadliest thing/situation you have survived?” She asked. “If you can survive that, then you can survive about anything. I mean you’re invincible, and you are strong enough to make it on your own.” Those where her words to me. I wondered how a thirteen year old could muster such strength with her tiny voice. I was later told ... Read More »