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Thinking About Yesterday’s Killings…

Today is Monday, August 7, 2017. I woke up this morning feeling sluggish and didn’t feel like leaving the bed. Or even go to work. Usually, I wake up with positive energy on Mondays because Mondays are like the breakfast of the week. If you start your day without breakfast, the rest of the day may not just align together.

So it is with the week. You can’t possibly start the week without Mondays. But this Monday is just so different. My body is just not ignited for the day. My energy is sapped and pressed down because I have been saddled with nauseating thoughts. Continue reading

The Daily Prompt – Traditional.

In most Nigerian cultures, traditional marriages are held before two consenting adults begin their journey of matrimony. This is usually an arrangement between two families after the two individuals involved, the man and the woman declare their intentions to get married usually after a period of courtship. Continue reading

Tuesday Photo Challenge – History!

This is the history of a people. The culture of a people and the tradition of my people which is passed from generations to generations.

In Nigeria, the kola-nut is a prominent feature in the daily lives of the people.  Nigeria is blessed with diverse people with diverse cultural heritage. The culture is as diverse as the climatic and weather conditions. Continue reading

Saturday Giggles…

Hello friends,
I hope this Saturday is looking promising for you. Well, it’s up to you to make it a day of celebrations and a day of happy memories by your actions and your deeds. Albeit, the downsides of life. It pays to stay on the positive side, anyways. Continue reading

Change Begins With YOU!

We can only hope that this generation can break the cycles of old patterns and structures. The old stratum of ancient norms and traditions. A culture that inhibits a people and stagnates a society.

We can only hope that our generation of women can see that they deserve better in their relationships and other social strata. Continue reading

Good Morning Giggles!

My Facebook News Feed this morning is what’s on my mind:

Marriage tips here, relationship advice there…
Leadership here, submission there…
Married vs Singles…
Oga and Madam palaver plenty…
Rich vs Poor homes…
Marry or remain single if you can’t be submissive…
Tradition, Culture Vs the New World…
Men and Women matters… Oh, Lawd!
Marry today, Divorce tomorrow…
Marriage, going, going. go…
Maybe marriage should be scrapped so everybody should just rest…Lol.
There is no end to it no matter the number of books written about it. In fact, people read and forget too quickly what they’ve read.
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