Disclaimer: This article contains sensitive content. Readers Discretion Advised!!! Jibowu, Lagos . April 2016 The smell of a decomposing fetus had greeted the neighbors for two days now. “Can these young girls not keep their business far from our wastebins?” Mama Caro asked. “If they chose to play the game, … Continue Reading Born to Die
Remember that time when you met someone and while they were introducing themselves, all hell was let loose; you wished the ground could open up and swallow you. The person’s breath was so bad, you didn’t know if they needed gum or toilet paper. Well, we medics always have a … Continue Reading Bros, Your mouth is smelling
It’s another Saturday again and I hope the weekend is treating you well… Here’s our Saturday Story to add a bit of flavor to your weekend. Congrats to our recharge card winners from yesterday (David, Mary and Aweracleblog) In case you missed the preceding episodes, here they are Damsel in … Continue Reading Damsel in Distress (3)
It’s Friday. Freestyle Friday. Fun Friday And Freebies Friday! Let’s get laughing already as we look through these heroes who have cracked our ribs through our television screens from Nollywood. Lookout for the freebies at the end of the article. They are Nollywood’s Funniest! Sam Loco Efe The late veteran … Continue Reading Funny? Definitely!
Don’t allow what people say about you dictate how you live. It’s just their perception about you. Don’t forget that there is a huge difference between perception and truth. The only truth that you must live by is the word of God. Inside of you waiting to be released is … Continue Reading Principles for Ideal Living
Walking the valley Gazing through the stones Rough terrains I must scale The journey seems far Strength fades Hope I must,because of the goal. Taking the first step I thought to myself Wasn’t hard after all. Fear held me all the while Oh! I’ve been deceived The road isn’t … Continue Reading STEP
Hi, it’s Tales by Tuesday and we’d continue our story from Saturday (by popular demand). In case you missed it, here’s a link to quickly read it before you go on to read this Part 2 Damsel in Distress Part 1 So let’s get into part 2 quickly Shade was … Continue Reading Damsel in Distress (2)
Life! The cry of a newborn ushers in life. Painful as that cry might sound, the child’s brain function, or otherwise, could depend on whether that cry was a loud shrill, a low whisper, or even totally absent. Nurses have been falsely tagged notorious for beating children who didn’t cry … Continue Reading The Vagitus
There’s a fire that burns from within me Its flames like a volcano spitting fierce magma that makes my heart ponder; How did we get to this point? I begin to wonder. Once upon a time in our land, Dollar could only compete with a few kobo And the Naira … Continue Reading Green, Blue, Green Again!
I’ve got a Story this lovely Saturday and it’s a beautiful series this time. The sad thing is that I’m actually writing because I’m vexed! I’m so vexed right now that if you give me a billion dollars right now, Imma reject it real quick because of the way I’m … Continue Reading Damsel in Distress
Hi there, It’s a beautiful Friday and I can see you preparing for the weekend already. Shopping, traveling, hanging out with close friends, or just sitting indoors being a couch potato, whatever you do this weekend, one thing is for sure -EnGw got you covered with loads of creative fun, … Continue Reading Celebrating Legends
I think of it as an impossible task. Yes. It’s nearly impossible to forgive, or so it appears. Alright, before you go all out criticising my thinking, just know that I was only joking. Forgiveness is very possible, and indeed, a very necessary act in our day-to-day interpersonal relationships. It’s our … Continue Reading Let it Go!
So disappointed by the eventuals of the day Hoping for an empty danfo with its choking smell The struggle of a hiked bus fare But in the midst of it I still manage a friendly gesture I compliment the beautiful lady She looks so stressed, standing alone at the bus … Continue Reading “HECTIC”
Charcoal black, years back when mother with black soap did bathe her. In the mask of the bright yellow sun beautiful black pearl she shone just like the dotless face of the iron, opaque mirror smeared with oil. Shea butter smear gave great joy days before she cast eyes on … Continue Reading “SHE WAS”
Tell me the story of the lion, tell me the story of the bear. Tell me the story of the python, tell me the story of the hare. As Kimi read the story book, you could hear the squeaky tone in her tiny voice. The tone of fear running through … Continue Reading Tales By Tuesday
Yaayyy..its a beautiful Monday and I’m going to be sharing a very vital secret with you all. make sure you read it through. Why do we spend one-third of our lives doing NOTHING? Yes. Virtually nothing but SLEEPING. The average person sleeps about 8 hours a day. And if we … Continue Reading MONDAY MEDICINE