Yesterday evening was the closest that I have ever gotten to a falling space rock. It lit up the sky with a trail of its eerie yellowish-green (or was it greenish-yellow) light. I was entranced and mesmerised mainly because I believed that shooting stars should be blazing red so seeing that Voldermort-like light was a… Continue reading SHOOTING STAR💫
Why live in chains? Looking over your shoulders. Living double standards, double lives. Emancipate yourself, be responsible for yourself, and best of all, be free.
There's nothing wrong with being depressed Anyone can sink into depression but everyone is strong enough to pull themselves out
Its been a week since I arrived here at Gwadabawa "town" as its called, where I have been posted to the Sultan Abdulrahman school of Health Technology.
Diary of a Sokoto corper. It was on Friday, five days ago, that I decided to take a tour of Gwadabawa (my place of primary assignment). I set out in the evening as the day's activities were being rounded off with a new friend of mine. We decided that we were going to go on… Continue reading A Rather Horrifying Night
I have seen so many posts going round about how guys have been divided into two groups; the good and bad guys. The “good guys” have been portrayed as slow, boring, uninteresting, geekish, homebodies, soulless, introverted, emotional and boring personalities (I’m sure there are more). They have been roundly slaughtered by on social media by… Continue reading IN DEFENCE OF THE “GOOD GUYS”
This is not a swipe at Islam, Moslems or their way of life i.e customs and traditions. This is an attempt to rationalize why I believe that Islam and the Islamic world is prone to extremism and religious fundamentalism. I am sure that rational and moderate Moslems everywhere who criticize and condemn such atrocities and… Continue reading Sexual repression: an essential ingredient in extremism and Islamic fundamentalism
Other people don’t really think like we do and we can’t/don’t really have any ideas as to how their brains function. We can only try to rationalize their action to see the ‘why did they do it?’ after the deed has been done. When people usually have their hearts set on something, they usually pull… Continue reading Why do people love assholes
What is it about change? Why does it just pop in and pop out? Does change and time work together? These are questions that have been asked by some of us (I know I have). This will be the first post in which I am going to get really personal. I don't hate change, but… Continue reading CHANGE