so, i push the play button turn on the volume & dance to a cacophony of naysayings & a symphony of motivators on repeat
The Boys Are Not Stones Initiative (BANSI), is a movement founded by John Chizoba Vincents, Maazị Jaachị Anyatọnwụ, Adéwálé Àlàdé Ebubechukwu Nwagbo and Onyemaechi Maxwell Opia-Enwemuche in 2018 to highlight the ignored plight of the boy child.
Whenever I am presented with a painful experience, I take the time to think about how I can avoid it in the future. This poem outlines how I’m learning to be the me that makes me me.
Beautiful resolutions, I must say. But, like every other resolutions they made in the past, these too will not be respected by the Fulani-run Federal government of Nigeria.
Every father was once a boy. How well or badly the boy child is groomed will determine the kind of father he becomes. Fathers are men who have been threre for us when we need support and advice. They teach, they love, they support, they pick us up when we fall and give us the encouragement we need.
Marketing yourself as a poet may be a daunting task, but there are strategic steps you can take to be a successful poetprenuer, have your voice heard, put your name in print and tattooed in the hearts of every generation.
We are all on our own journeys and no one’s journey is more special or any more worthwhile than the next person’s. Know that if you break down it does not mean that you’re weak or that you’re not worthy.
not eveything will follow
the natural order of things
It’s no news that Twitter was banned in Nigeria by the Federal Government. This ban has caused a lot of pain to most people especially individuals and businesses that make their living off Twitter.
& hope on yesterday’s blessings
to o’ercome the portal of time
bring in its wings healing
& fresh air for weary lungs
fake rainbow lines will i never
I read books primarily to learn, grow, and feed my curiosities. This means that I mostly read poetry and non-fiction books about great people, lifestyle, and business/marketing, and then, of course, there’s a great deal of multi-genre reading. Here are five books I love and why.
Ask any poet you know if they ever considered making a living from their writing and you’re likely to get an incredulous laugh in response. That’s because most poets—particularly the ones who have tried to do it—understand that the prospect of making a career out of their poetry is slim… well, very slim.
WordPress user interface is not optimal for mobile usage. But with the WordPress app which is designed to be touch-friendly, mobile optimized, and easy to use, one can easily make posts and create pages on a WordPress site.
You are a writer. You want to publish a book this year. Everyday, you stand before the mirror and say to yourself ‘I will publish a book this year’. You really want to but wanting isn’t doing.
I’m not sure if you’ve had the time to check out some of my free books on my website but I figured, what the heck, I will still share my personal favourites with you.
An archaeologist is the best husband any woman can have; the older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
There’s something utterly captivating about the guitar that draws me in and hold me spellbound. It’s about the freedom, peace, and whole other level of cool; other instruments simply can’t compare.
Before Nigeria gained independence from Britain, Ahmadu Bello, the Sarduana of Sokoto, was asked a simple question by a BBC journalist at Sandhurst.
According to a popular saying, he who do not know history is bound to repeat it. An Igbo proverb tells us that a man who does not know where the rain began to beat him cannot say where he dried his body.