I think one of the worst ways to end a great weekend is for a strange cat to crawl into your house through the kitchen window. To make matters ...
Recently, someone asked me if I missed home, and in a heartbeat, I replied 'No!'. Then, I paused and thought about it again... I did miss Lagos ...
Now that the World Cup has come to an end, what are we going to do with ourselves? I feel like one of my close friends just went away and won't ...
The world is changing, and no matter how hard we try to hold on to 'The Good Old Days' we can't stop this fast train of change. Technology and ...
In an ever changing cosmopolitan world, one has to constantly find that thing - that element which makes you stand out. For some people, it's ...
It's very hard to get over the euphoria of the Nigerian game at the World Cup on Saturday. The joy of the victory was so intense that you'd think ...
Last Christmas when my friend visited with her daughter, she came to the conclusion that I do not like children. For some reason, it wasn't a ...
If we lived in a world where all was right and fair, coffee would be declared as the Official World Drink. There would be no tasks assigned to ...
Yesterday, Nigerian Twitter was abuzz with the story that broke on Linda Ikeji's blog - the email that supposedly emanated from Simi Osomo (Dr. ...
I have just found out that I have extremely sensitive sinuses. Every time I get inside public transport, I come out sneezing and battling some ...
The weather has been incredibly beautiful in the past few weeks and staying indoors is a bit of a bummer. So, I spent the weekend with my friend. ...
One fundamental thing you're told in a writing workshop or training is "Write What You Know". This comes on the heel of "Show Don't Tell". The ...
During my time at Unilag, there was a situation which led to the closure of the hostels. So, students were forced to 'find their square root'. ...
This is my happy place. This is where I find a minute of quiet... irrespective of what is going on in my world. But it's so difficult these days. ...
A Nigerian guy and his Caucasian girlfriend moved into our house last weekend. Last night as they were having dinner, she asked him if he had ...
It's that time of the month when I'm walking on sunshine. For lowly salary earners like me, by the 25th of the month, there's a certain ...
Holidays bring bliss, relaxation and delicious food. For others, it is the time to try and get in as many visits as possible; or even a time to ...
As the youngest child, I'd constantly give my parents the scoop on things that went on around the house when their backs were turned. It wasn't ...
Every time I think about the fact that my EHarmony subscription is just a waste of money, I remember that it a rich source of material for my ...
Do you know that feeling of stark loneliness that hits you when you've been away and you come back to an empty house? I'm currently struggling ...