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?

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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

Taxi Driver

Finally! Today is my day to shine in this school! Let me give you some much-needed perspective. It’s career day in school and I’m the most eager person. You see have been in this school for 2 terms and it’s like I’m invisible. Teachers still appear startled when they see me and still ask, "since … Continue reading Taxi Driver

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

Home Alone: Christmas in Lagos

Now Playing: Christmas in Lagos by Naija All Stars This is not a movie review. If you think this is anything but a creative, out of the box name for a post on my blog, I’m sorry your case is truly different, I can’t help you. This is more along the lines of how I … Continue reading Home Alone: Christmas in Lagos

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