Prisoner of Hope-A Poem

Who am I that He is mindful of me? Why does my heart drum wildly in His presence? Why do I hope for tomorrow even in the midst of a painful present, And the distant echo of a sour past As though I were a prisoner chained to hope. Why bother to explain something that…

This or That

Have you ever been forced to make a choice? I’m sure you have. But have you been in a “this or that” situation where either choice available is unwanted or embarrassing? Not a “between a rock and a hard place” situation but one where either outcome leads to something worthy of a meme? Maybe your…

I stopped writing again

Hi friend! Thanks for being a part of my blogging community. I took a few weeks away from active blogging, to work on a project. Well heads up, the project is still very much a work in progress, but a few good things came out of my time off. I rediscovered my wonder, the wonder…

Time Lord

Look, there should be no confusion here. We do not possess the ability or capacity to be true Time Lords – to rule over time and determine how it shapes our history and that of others.

Diary of a Reluctant Corper (Part 6)

Whose report do you believe? I shall believe the report of the Lord’ This was a line from a song she loved, and it was no coincidence that she remembered it now.

Diary of a Reluctant Corper (Part 5)

She wondered about the others. No one really knew what awaited them in their place of primary assignment. Some would find out that they had been posted to defunct companies, companies who no longer needed corpers, and companies who would refused to pay even a stipend. Kemi felt a little sorry for herself, but quickly brushed the feeling aside.

Diary of a Reluctant Corper (Part 4)

Kemi was glad she took her sunglasses, it was easy to hide her emotions behind them. It was time to put them on, she had a lot to hide today.

Diary of a Reluctant Corper (Part 3)

Disclaimer: still fiction. It was 4 a.m and Kemi was already awake. Today was a special day, it was different and a lot was at stake. As she prayed in tongues, her mind fleeted over the past three weeks, she was full of gratitude, considering everything that had happened. As she wondered where she would…

Diary of a Reluctant Corper (Part 2)

Disclaimer: this is fiction, remember? Part 2“If you’re walking, you are wrong”, it was yet another day in Kemi’s camp life. She woke up feeling somewhat lethargic on day 7. The inconvenience of waking up at 5 am everyday for the past one week had begun to take its toll. She was even beginning to…

Diary of A Reluctant Corper -Part 1

Disclaimer:  this is a work of fiction, inspired by true events. PART 1 The first thing Kemi noticed about Sagamu was the ‘smallness’ and simplicity of the town. She tried to look out for the popular fast food outlets and came up empty. There was no large store in this part of the town. The…