Grateful (Birthday Thoughts)

theimisiOluwa Grateful

I am Grateful for Life. I am Grateful for my Life. Few years ago, as a young teenage boy who had just joined my brother in Ilorin, I was amazed at how many people call, text, and celebrate him on his birthday. It was always numerous. And it wasn’t even in the days where facebook […]

Tearful Lamentations 

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What a New Year Day! Do Dreams Come True?

It was 2’ O clock in the afternoon when he heard the first foot step approach the gate since the afternoon. “This is it!” he thought, “at least whatever cooking should have been completed by now”. But the woman only greeted him and walked away. No plate in her hands. No bottle. No money. “God, […]

To my Best Friend

T’was Just like every other day Where the tides of life had snatched the sail And the crown of rest is laid away Where the in-competencies of our dark countrymen had come to play And our light had been made to bail Just then at this moment of time You walked in With echoes of […]