Monthly Archives: January 2017

Open Letter To Mr. President From A University Graduate

Dear Sir, I used to think that life wasn’t that hard. I used to think that all I needed was just a degree. I used to think that the degree was what would give me a job. I used to … Continue reading

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Men Without Chest

This is a story, a story of meaning and purpose I admire your belief in meaning and purpose The awakening to the grand design of existence “Everything well planned out, nothing unintentional” Oh…and the scars? They made you better right?…good! … Continue reading

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Black Is – AKEWUSOLA HABIB

Black isn’t evil, Black is kin to God, Black is no crime Black navigates customary line, Black is craft Black is manual invention, Black isn’t daft

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Letter To The Heart – OLUMEGBON M. ADENIKE

Heart, oh dear heart. This is coming from your carrier. How are you? Hope you’re pumping blood well? I know we’ve not really had serious talk, but tonight I just wish we could sit together and have a chat. So … Continue reading

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Buchi Emecheta Dies At 72

Prolific female Nigerian writer Florence Onyebuchi Emecheta has died at the age of 72 in London. The award winning writer who was born on 21 July, 1944 died on 25 January 2017 and was the author of over 20 books. Notable … Continue reading

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Brother-in-arms – DAMILARE HOSENI

You could be a brother- a stronghold: a pole that firmly pinches the soil, an aggressive sink into the core of terra’s bosom; A rain on the dusty street. You could be a brother- a help in times of need, … Continue reading

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Spiritual Disco – HABIB AKEWUSOLA & BARRISTER WHYE HABEEB

I pray in slang Blessings flow in gang, Trumpet plays her best sound, Final moment, man runs to sand.

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SPONSORED: Me, My MC & I

The last 18 months of my life has had me come across several young people who reach out to me on a daily basis via the social media, social gatherings or events. I noticed that they all shared similar same … Continue reading

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Rape – OKENE MAUREEN OLUWATOSIN

I hope for a miracle I long for divine intervention The sudden emptiness that fills my soul Oh! You ruthless beast You devouring lion that stripped me off my innocence Oh! MY poor little soul, corrupted, stained and shattered

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In House Response To: My Fiancé Thinks I Am Cheating And Wants Me To Change All My Phone Numbers

On last week’s episode of Tell Tale Thursday, we had the issue of a young woman who her fiance believes she is cheating on him and wants her to change all her phone numbers. This young lady however uses her … Continue reading

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