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Celebrating a writer

So I practicaly went straight to bed after a brief but interesting evening out with the misus. If you are one of those that follow her, you will agree that she can write – right? Thankfully, our evening out was a fall out of our making the guest list of a writer friend of hers.…

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Where your next miracle lies…

I left Lagos today in pursuit of some mild adventure. Don’t get me wrong, Being around the Misus always brings up something new to talk about.Then there is the cerebral miniature version of myself (my first son) and Mambo, our Mr. Affection (May you no offend any geh with those your looks – Amen). By…

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Did your Valentines Day beat the recession?

Congratulations people, you did it. You actually celebrated valentines day in the hard biting recession (or not). I must say I was pleased that the buzz was still in the air. Yes there were lonely and hurt hearts but I do believe the day went well. While driving home yesterday, I tuned in on one…

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We are what we perceive

Going to the beach is always fun. Even if you make the trip on a low budget, getting soaked by one of those incoming waves always brings excitement to even the most occupied of minds. The euphoria you get when that water hits you comes from the tide of water the waves bring. While doing…

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Whose love is greater – a father’s or a mother’s ?

“Is this truly a question worthy of being pondered over?” I would not have given this any extra thought before this time but, with all the ‘e-break ups’ and ‘how to be a good Naija Man e-manuals” – “why not?”  Now I am not here to make little of the fact that a mother’s love is…

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STROKE – AN INTRODUCTION TO ONE OF ITS ASSOCIATES

Today we get to meet a root cause to the health condition we call Stroke. This article is focused on a condition known as ATRIAL FIBRILLATION and is given by one of our very own practising in the United Kingdom. Kwosh: What is Atrial Fibrillation? Dr. Williams: Atrial fibrillation is a relatively common heart condition that…

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Another take on Buhari’s 365 Days in charge

I’ve been taking a cursory look at recent social media commentary on 365 days of President Buhari’s term in office. My first surprise was the suggestion that he is softening his position against devaluing the Nigerian currency at this time. The second surprise has been that he is quoted as saying that none of the…

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‘IMPOSSIBLE’ IS NOT A FACT – MOHAMMED ALI ALI

Two Ali quotes that strike a cord with me. One for sheer poetic humour and dare I say genius. ‘I done wrestled with an alligator, I done tussled with a whale, handcuffed lightning, thrown thunder in jail; only last week I murdered a rock, injured a stone, hospitalized a brick. I’m so mean I make…

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The hustle for that blue thumb

It generates a sense of being comrades. A sign that your action has been noticed. It is a symbol of a connection you share as friends that also affirms that your message has been noted. If only we were mind readers, maybe we may not want them all. The passer by reacts because he thinks: “how…

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Dear fellow aspiring writer…

    Dear fellow aspiring writer, How huzzle? Permit me not to write completely in proper English, I am kind of that way. I hate using ‘big’ words simply because it disrupts comprehension. If you ever see me use a word like ‘behemoth’ or ‘hegemony’ just know that I am either high or trying desperately…

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