This is a meme I saw on my WhatsApp Status today: Continue reading How To Have A Good Day When You Have To Drive An Uber
Talk about a powerful idea. My friend, Sam Umukoro, has a show on the radio. Naija Info FM, Saturday Mornings. All he talks about are memories. Specifically the kind of memories that music gives us– you know, how a song can come on the radio and it instantly triggers fond memories and Continue reading Why You Think The Songs From Your Childhood Are The Most Beautiful
When I was younger, like when I was in my twenties, I used to hear older people groan every January.
“I’m so broke,” some of the men would say. “I just paid school fees.”
“God help us o. January is so tight.”
“If anyone asks me for any stupid money right now, Continue reading Father Lord, These School Fees Want to Kill Us… But This Is How We Finally Destroy Them In 2019!
On my way out of the meeting, I started to think I needed to pray.
It didn’t look like the meeting had gone as I’d planned. I probably wouldn’t be getting what what I went for so the only thing I could think of was to pray.
But what was I going to pray about?
Involuntarily, I sighed.
I got into the car and started the engine. Pulled out onto the road.
“Have you seen the mail?” she said.
No, I hadn’t seen the mail. I hadn’t seen the mail because on my to-do list for this morning, I didn’t have any plans of reading any e-mails.
“It’s urgent. Read it.” Continue reading Distractions
I didn’t even plan it.
We were hanging out at the mall. I think we’d gone to see a movie. As we walked out, descending the lifts, bright lights, gleaming glass and a crowd of strangers surrounding us, she said something that was so cute it melted my heart.
Where were you when you heard that Whitney died? I remember where I was.
It was a Sunday; I was on my way to church. Driving. On the radio, the DJ was playing Whitney back to back. It was Continue reading “I look to you”