Author: Laju Iren Law School did a lot of weird things to my mind; some so weird that I’m only just finding out as I relate with normal people. But as much as it tried, I was still in the right frame of mind to pre-order Pastor Laju Iren’s book – Selfies With Bible Girls. I won’t lie, it was one of the things that kept me going
I saw a man die today and it felt awful, I could do nothing about it but dab at the tears in my eyes and feel sorry, And he could do nothing about it but just die. I watched fear flood the man’s eyes and it felt embarrassing, ‘I could hug him and tell him it’s alright‘, I thought. But he could not have heard me if I tried,
I sat in my chair hoping for the red in details of my dress to blend so well with the red in the cushion of the chair such that I’d be camouflaged and protected from the stares that wanted to drown me. I remember purchasing that dress. Amina in her usual talkative and extravagant way had said, ‘You must stand out. You are the wife of the CEO. If you
I remember coming home, when I was in Primary 4, with my face drenched in tears and my uniform torn all over. I was angry, bitter and felt cheated. My mom ran to me from the door and began to create a fuss. She knelt down, touched my chest, touched my head, pulled my limbs, all the while asking me what was wrong and who had done this to me.
On Labyrinth Job Interviewer: What’s the worst labyrinth you’ve ever been in and how did you get out? Me: Well, that would be when I wore a shirt made by the fashion company ‘The People of Labyrinth’ and it was a little ill-fitting. I got out of the shirt the way anyone would. On Lipstick Aggrieved husband: Counsellor, I don’t love my wife again. I don’t see anything good in her anymore.
On Failure People who fail and get back up are my heroes, because it’s so difficult! Me? Even ordinary network failure when I call someone makes me so depressed; I never try the second time. On Farming ‘Daddy, why are we planting our food instead of buying them?’ ‘Son, have you ever seen anyone get paid because they bought something in the market?’ ‘No sir’ ‘Exactly. People only value what
Prompt: Feb 26 Happily ever after ‘And they lived happily ever after.’ Think about this line for a few minutes. Are you living happily ever after? If not, what will it take for you to get there? The week before I was to get married, I got a visit from my grandmother and my aunty. They sat across me in the living room of my father’s house and asked
Before you read this story, I’d tell you a little about the mythical incubus (plural: Incubi). According to the fairly reliable Wikipedia, ‘An incubus is a demon in male form who, according to mythological and legendary traditions, lies upon sleepers, especially women, in order to engage in sexual activity with them. Its female counterpart is the succubus.’ In essence, an incubus is what Nigerians would call a spirit husband. Caveat:
My name is Jane and I am a karateka. No, scratch that, I am a black belt karateka. Most karate fighters have heard, a least once, that ‘Your belt does not show how good you really are at karate. Your skills define your karate’. But I must humbly say that I am good. Very good. I started karate at the very old age of 15years old. I had just started