Old New Nikes

Music played softly through the house, the morning after father's funeral, Africa Bamba by Santana. I could hear it through the doors of his room even as I woke up. I'm not too sure if that's what woke me up. I laid there till the song finished and just was. It’s hard to remember when … Continue reading Old New Nikes

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Ìtòngbòn mí

People often say I'm weird. Not that cool type of weird o. Like Jared Leto is weird. Let's just take a moment to bask in the awesomeness that is Jared Leto. No o. Not that type of weird. I'm talking about weird before it became a synonym for cool. Yeah that weird. I never agree … Continue reading Ìtòngbòn mí

What’s In A Name?

The oddest thing happens as I'm reading, A Bit of Difference by Sefi Atta. I see my name, "Moyo". I don't know how to feel. It's really uncanny. I've never come across my name in a piece of literature before. And by literature I mean published books, poems, music and the likes. On one hand, … Continue reading What’s In A Name?

So, I Got Married about a Week ago

Before I explain myself, let me just apologise to everyone who had to find out this way, I’m sorry. These things just have a way of happening. But yeah, I got married about a week ago. This is how it happened. I never planned to get married. At least not as soon as I did. … Continue reading So, I Got Married about a Week ago

Apparently I’m King of Beard Gang and other things I learned in the months of January

Yup. You read that right. It’s absolutely not a typo. I mean with how long January was it can’t be just a month. The thing be like 3 months. Halfway through and I was thinking, we should be in the month of May already o. I know someone who got paid by the 22nd of … Continue reading Apparently I’m King of Beard Gang and other things I learned in the months of January

Ojú Ìgò

Sholamipe and I did everything together. Everyone found it uncanny, including our parents. We ran errands together, did assignments together, received punishments together (which quite often got us out of getting punished), played with sand together and every other thing little children do, we did together. The only thing we did not do together was … Continue reading Ojú Ìgò

Twitter Made me a Stalker and Other Things I Learned Last Month

Twitter Made Me a Stalker It all started on a Tuesday morning on Twitter. Now the thing is my TL is lit! I follow the most interesting tweeps and so much great content inundates my TL. This presents a problem when I need to be productive. In order not to get lost in the deluge … Continue reading Twitter Made me a Stalker and Other Things I Learned Last Month