This is a picture picture picture post. IT WAS MY BIRTHDAY ON WEDNESDAY the 25th of January! AND I’M NOW 2-0…LD Quote by F. Scott Fitzgerald Why do birthdays last for only a day? Why does a day even last for only a day? There are certain things I’ll never understand. So, I have shredded the ‘teen’ suffix to my age and taken up the … Continue reading 20
So there’s this guy; he’s fine and sensitive and nice and strong and funny and handsome, you know, I could go on and on. He’s everything and the best part…he’s all mine. That’ what you’re telling everyone. Yeeeeaaaah, right! Exclusivity is everything. He’s not yours if he doesn’t say it – neither are you his. We’ve heard those stories where people say, “He never asked … Continue reading If his friends don’t know you – you DO NOT exist
See, in life there are times when you feel like you’ve locked target and you cannot just abort mission. A girl’s guide to what he meant VS what happened VS what he did Over the weekend, my friend and I were having a conversation and she had to take a call. After a moment of talking on the phone, on the other end … Continue reading He said he’d call.
I had to sit through a certain business class which was very boring I must add. I’m not quite sure who to lay the blame on yet. The facilitator was a cute smallish woman… Continue reading HOW TO SIT THROUGH A BORING CLASS IN 8 WAYS
I love such expressive words and connectivity… Continue reading Happiness is…
I’m about to take you down a somewhat confusing recap illustrating how I got here now. It took me a hectic (last week) Friday of learning how to use Adobe premier pro CS5, editing a short profile story and almost getting lost in Ajah later on that same evening, to a beautiful Saturday of burning my scalp because “texturizing”, to putting on makeup and going … Continue reading LAGOSIANS ARE “ANGRY”
Beautiful is the ‘thank you’ Wrapped with gratitude, Offered to peace prone people Who offer what is real-themselves To nurse with love and humility naplam as asphyxiated victims in our stained world veiling ambition with face of ambition. Beautiful is the moment when sunlit world fades away And with it mind made mirror While look inward drawn, sight insight led, and heart shuts out desire … Continue reading March: A hint at what is beautiful?
Loofahs exfoliate your skin (you know, take out the dead skin and all), enhance blood circulation… Continue reading Reasons you should start using a loofah sponge
I came to understand that homelessness is a state of mind that many of us have experienced, in fact, more often than we care to admit. In times of transition and struggle, during intervals of heartache, confusion, and disappointment, it is common for all of us to have feelings of dislocation, uprooting, and abandonment, the sense of being alone in the universe without a place to call one’s own… Continue reading Where really is home?
If you lost someone (or something) and you’re not so sure how to deal with it, I want you to remember…its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness… Continue reading Broken to be Built again
You’re never too old for tradition. Neither is tradition too old for you. Sometimes, all you need is more ‘swag’. Continue reading Shani Crowe: Braids of future past
God has made everything beautiful for its own time… Continue reading Give it time
To the broken hearted; I know sometimes your hearts just give way. To the bitter; I know sometimes you lose all our sweetness. To the crushed in spirit; I know sometimes things happen that burn you to the ground. To the worried; I know sometimes you think because that’s what life is made up of. To the hopeless; I know sometimes you cannot see the … Continue reading Cheers to February: A letter to you