I have come a long way However,My growth does not seem noticeable to others. Someone saw me today and said, you have not changed at all. You look just the same way you were when I last saw you 9 years ago. I laughed and said ” Darling I drink from the fountain of youth“ … Continue reading Hidden Progress.
I checked a really close friend’s social media post and she displayed a beautiful picture. She was well put together and her sunglasses drew my attention. It is beautiful and I considered it oddly shaped too. It looked like a diver’s goggle to me. I decided to comment on the picture. I was going to … Continue reading The Fisherman Sunglasses
My Story I am preparing for my Bar finals, and I usually plan how and what I would read for the day. However this past couple of days, I found it hard to stick to my plans. Its either I feel sleepy or tired when I am reading a course or I just realise that … Continue reading … Of Failed Plans and Expectations
BACKGROUND I lost an uncle early this year ( February 2020). I liked him because he was so comfortable to be around and he just seemed to like me. His wife and himself loved having people around including my family and he gives me financial suprises.Imagine having an an unexpected text message that turns out … Continue reading When Tomorrow Comes
Bad news is like a bitter pill you can’t spit out. Sooner or later, you have to swallow it” This morning I heard the news of a distant acquaintance who died (committed suicide actually) and it made my stomach churn. She is much older than I am and the last time I saw her, I … Continue reading The Courage to Live
Dancing is something I have always loved but I am unable to do … Continue reading My unrequited love with dancing.
I get scared of trying something new. I literally feel a weight as heavy as a rock at the bottom of my belly. And the basis of my fear? “Well ,I don’t want to make a fool of myself” Why am I even writing this?Because I remember I have never travelled by air. The one … Continue reading I Have Never Travelled by Air.
Immediately the first period of lecture was over, the lecturers declared a 30 minutes break and I joined the eager number of bored students who quickly rushed out of the the lecture theatre. In my case, I was so hungry all I could think about is where to eat and what to eat. I randomly … Continue reading You know my name?
Let me give you a gist about a common practice I have noticed among mothers or even father’s in my environment. When a little child falls down and starts to cry, the mother or father will usually run towards such child to carry him or her and rub the affected spot immediately so it does … Continue reading There is Nobody to Beat the Floor for Me.
Don’t deny yourself courage and hope Hold on to it tightly To be courageous for yourself and to yourself To never lose hope To keep striving even when the odds are piled against you To stand for faith in yourself even when you want to throw in the towel To fight for everyday like it’s … Continue reading Courage, Hope and Faith.