DAY 2: WRITE SOMETHING THAT SOMEONE TOLD YOU ABOUT YOURSELF THAT YOU NEVER FORGOT. This is proving to be a difficult topic to write on. I’m taking a trip down memory lane and finding out that I have forgotten many things that I had been told about myself at some point; the good things and […]
In true friendships you learn to love, tolerate, accomodate and have amazing people to share life with. The down side is that sometimes you may unconconciously compare your lifestyle with theirs. This occurs in varying degrees for everyone, but it was a real struggle for me. I’m not going to lie and say I have […]
Have you ever listened to a song that you’ve heard many times and gotten hit with a new meaning? That was me last week, on a cool Sunday evening, listening to Greater than Your Love by Elevation worship. I was lying on my
So here’s the deal. I am currently experiencing what is popularly known as ‘writer’s block’. For those who are unaware of this term, it’s used to describe a period in a writer’s life where the craft just doesn’t come as naturally as used to: in summary it’s a paucity of ideas.
So I wrote this piece about two months ago for a contest. Ended up not winning it, but you never really lose in life, you only learn. It’s a fiction piece, one style of writing that is a mind challenge for me sometimes. This one was inspired by an issue that really breaks my heart. […]
Religion and culture are two pillars that shape the thoughts and lifestyles of a people. For my country Nigeria, this is especially true. Virtually every issue in Nigeria is viewed through the lens of culture and religion by most: this of course has benefitted us in
eval·u·ate \i-ˈval-yə-ˌwāt, -yü-ˌāt\ verb : to judge the value or condition of (someone or something) in a carefuland thoughtful way : to determine the significance, worth, or condition of usually by careful appraisal and study usually by careful appraisal and study. I remember the first few days of this year, how I sat and
Case 1. Daniel had a fever last week. He prayed to God about it, and in an hour it was gone. Case 2. Chinelo also had a fever last week, lasting for a day. She prayed about it during the day, dropped by the hospital on her way home and got some medications, and took […]