If the idle mind is the devil’s workshop, and the curious mind is the devil’s playground, my mind has been the devil’s playground since I was a teenager.
Things beyond my grasp entice me. The serpent dangles the apple before my eyes, and I never resist to take a bite. A little knowledge never hurt anyone. Or does it?
Continue reading “Postcard from Osun (1)”
It seems as though everyone talks about what love is.
Lately, I got my friends to give me their take on love, but this time, I felt we could conceptualise and explain love from trying to define what it is not.
Continue reading “What Isn’t Love?”
“Boys Don’t Cry” is not just a movie title. People walk around believing this. Why shouldn’t boys cry? Boys are human beings. Human beings are meant to cry when sad.
Continue reading “Adventures of Shade #4. “Sexist Sister”.”
Well, well, well, well, well, see what my mind imagined!
Someone at work said women are weak. He arrived at this conclusion based on the fact that “women are scared of rats and roaches”. Brilliant, huh?
A colleague of mine said she was going to bring a lizard to prank him to see if he would scream. Haha! She said she was going to bring a fucking lizard to work! Continue reading “Mishaps of Les and Dee #1”
This is an opinion. Opinions are not facts.
Competing is like accepting your competition is better than you are and you feel a need to meet up. You use the person as a yardstick to measure your success. What happens when you meet up?
Good enough, you compete based on things you can influence.
Comparison is more toxic. In this case, you compare yourself with/to another person based on factors you cannot influence.
Continue reading “On Competition and Comparison”
In December, a friend told me how some guy on a bike yanked her purse while she was walking.
Last-last, the bike fell, she collected her purse and let it go. Eno is such a sweetheart, honestly. Continue reading “Jungle Justice”
Some people say, “Beards is to men what makeup is to women.” I really do not know. But I think beards make men look good – this is my opinion.
It seems as though some of us gals have an obsession with beards. Some. Here we were thinking there were no beauty standards for men. Continue reading “Obsession with Beards”
That fine Sunday Tomiwa and I made a podcast.
We talked about how women should aspire to partnerships instead of marriages. Continue reading “(PODCAST) Women Should Aspire to Partnerships, Not Marriages”
Ade loved his little plot of land and he weeded it every time he deemed it necessary.
One day, some irrelevant person walked by and threw a mango seed on Ade’s land.