Saturday, 24 December 2016

If this is the First Christmas, then…


At 10 am this morning, I still had not received my salary for the month after my MD had promised that we would be paid yesterday being the 23rd of December. I had my eyes on my phone all day, reaching out to it each time it beeped to see if the message that came in was from my bank, bearing my salary. 
The first message

Tuesday, 20 December 2016



I walked towards her a little, but close enough so she would realise that she did not have to shout to communicate with me; Then I said “Really”, in a very low voice, “But I love to

Tuesday, 13 December 2016



After I read Toke Makinwa’s book: On becoming, I was lost at what a girl really wanted for herself. I kept asking myself if the ultimate thing for a girl should be to get married no matter what it cost her. Or to just have any man in her life, no matter the baggage he comes with because she believed she was in love with him.

It felt like all Toke wanted was a guy with 6 packs and many British accent to be associated with her life. If not, then, who stays with a guy who