THE KEY TO MINDING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

It’s easy for us to want to assume superhero status in other people’s lives. Stop with all that mess. Nobody asked us to fix anything. Other people’s lives are not ours to fix. It would be great to start this article with a tweet I retweeted some time ago; “School, politics, sports and games train […]

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What Self Love Isn’t 

I was reading an article on Medium, like I’m wont to do this days, when I stumbled on the word ‘self love’. Sadly, self love has become a cliche word that has been thrown around a lot in our generation. When you look up self love on the internet, most of what pops up connects […]

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What I Have Learned From Human Interactions 

More often than not, I’ve been enjoying adulting, I get to keep learning, unlearning and evolving as a human. There’s always a lesson to be learned, even in the simplest of things, interactions or thoughts. A little story….. Because I’m scared (not exactly the right word but phew…) that my grades might fall this semester, […]

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Here’s Why You Haven’t Been Creative Lately

  -WHEN LAST WERE YOU CREATIVE? So, I’m making conversation with a new friend I met on Instagram and the conversation switches to the concept of creativity and how it has been undervalued in the Nigerian market. I found this appalling that little or no value is attached to creatives in the market and they […]

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To The Ugly Girls

I remember talking with Chioma* and she mentioned about a girl on facebook, who is ugly. I started to tell her, that no girl is ugly and she kept saying she is UGLY. But it got me thinking, I am a fine girl, and honestly I don’t know how it feels to be ugly. I […]

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Why Tech Is Important To A Business

Last week, I attended a two day Google I/O extended 2017 event, a sub division of a Google Developers Group hosted by the Start Innovation Hub. Being in a gathering with like minded people, tech enthusiasts, app and android developers, software developers, web designers, web developers, tech-preneurs and  bloggers, helped me to learn and grow. […]

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Black Oppression Is A Myth

“They can put chains over your body but never let them put them on your mind”- Roots In the movie, Roots, Kinta Kunta said, to his daughter, “I’m raising you to be a warrior to stay free”. For centuries, black people have been discriminated, segregated, and ostracized by the white man. Racism was deeply ingrained […]

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Why You Need A Mental Masturbation

You are what you feed your mind. This rings true in the famous adage, that “readers are leaders” We are a product of what we take in, what we feed on, what we feast on, what we read. It is really appalling and also saddening that the newer generation are reading less, with each passing […]

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