Tag Archive | Storytelling

Gut Feelings…!

There are times we are besieged by very chaotic situations and it becomes evident that only a timely decision will save us from a bad nightmare. At this critical moments, any emotional decisions will only keep us in a circle. We have to take a definite stance and call a spade a spade without being over emotional or sentimental.

How many times have you thought “this isn’t working” or “something is not right” or “things have to change?” Those thoughts are coming from your intuitive inner voice. It’s your wake-up call calling. Continue reading

The Art Of Writing…!

Have you ever listened to music and wanted to see colours or maybe even taste flavours?

Have you ever wanted to change something about yourself so badly and never done anything about it?

Have you ever wanted to explain your emotions; only to realize that people wouldn’t understand because you are trying to explain an abstract concept to a definite thing.

Writing has made me feel and explain things I wouldn’t ever tell you if and when I meet you- just because I wouldn’t know how to!

I love writing only because my imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.

– Gayathri Mahesh

(Writing Series)

 

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A Weekend Rant…!

The weekend is here again. And life goes on so rapidly.
It’s a new day and then a new day becomes an old day and then move on to the next day. And the next day moves quickly and the months roll by and then before you scream and yell, 365 days have elapsed and the whole circle continues until the grim reaper appears at the door.
If you are lucky you keep moving on as the pages of life turn every day.

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The Daily Prompt – Carve!

Uchenna is one lady I admire

She has a bespoke intelligence that unnerves everyone

Her outfits suited her beautiful body frame

Carved for her only by the best hands 

Nduka was her tailor who turned ordinary fabrics into bespoke clothes for his rich clientele

Uchenna loves to flaunt her bespoke shoes 

Her impeccable speaking abilities stands her out

And I admired her acting skills too

In the drama series called

“The Famous People”

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Submitted to the Daily Prompt    Carve.

 

Peace and Love!

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Just A Kind Word…!

Long Post Alert! 

“Hmmn. Stella, Did you say you want to study abroad? Na wao. As if there’s no Unilag (University of Lagos)? Some people get big eye sha”. You know your father cannot afford abroad for you…And you’re looking for £1k. Do you know how much that is?” And I said, Yes I know, it’s N100k. Some years ago!

And my friend laughed. Ignored me and didn’t say a word to me again. After some quirky moments of silence, I left her shop. A few months later I got a Scholarship to study abroad. I got a paid scholarship to study in Denmark. Oh wow! Continue reading