Does Challenge Intimidate You?

Some people are intimidated by the word “challenge.” They see a path fraught with struggle and frustration; however, a worthwhile challenge can be something else entirely. It’s a challenge undertaken […]

LIFE AFTER DEATH

The question of life after death has always agitated the minds of people belonging to all religions and all ages alike.  There is also the atheistic view which totally denies […]

Poetry: The Goal

If our goal is to write poetry, the only way we are likely to be any good is to try to be as great as the best. – Jaachi Anyatonwu

Cherish The Beautiful Moments

At times….We need fantasyTo survive the reality. At times…We need to laugh out loudAt the verge of breaking down. At times…It is normalTo be abnormal. At times…I wonderWhy I wanderinto […]

I’m ARTiculated too, see?

Well it’s true. I am myself a storyteller, and therefore, an optimist — a firm believer in the ethical bend of the human heart; a believer in the mind’s appetite […]

You’re Loved & You Belong Here

You deserve to be loved not only by those around you but by the most important person in your life — YOU. Practicing self-love can be challenging for many of us, especially in times when we face serious challenges.

Of Religion And Human Tradition

Let’s be realistic here, the bible is not to be blamed. Most denominational doctrines are a product of one man’s ideas, preference. No biblical backing whatsoever. I come from a denomination […]

Change Of Name

The website at “stefnsylvester.com” has been renamed to “jaachiwrites.com“. This will also mean that, effective immediately, intangible internet properties of the site named after Stefn Sylvester will be renamed to […]

because melancholic, a poem

because melancholic these thoughts make me think of a time before the coital pleasure of two jolted me from a still state of nothingness to this ever spinning ball of […]

For Boys Like Us

For Boys Like Us I was in Ulasi Road Primary School with Naeto Uche Njie for a video shoot of his spoken word piece. We had just finished the first […]

Don’t Die

Don’t Die I’ve learned to fill my black holes with droplets of hope perhaps someday a life unfair would be bleached to crystal clear and that which clouds my mind […]

may you find joy

may you find j.o.y may you never lose your sense of wonder and cease not to wander in search of joy here and yonder may you hold on to your […]

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