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Disappointments and Blessings

Disappointments and Blessings

Disappointments they say are blessings in disguise. Personally, I feel that it’s easier to tell someone this when you’re not in their shoes. There are times that I’ve been disappointed about not getting something I really wanted at a particular time but in hindsight, it […]

The Bandwagon Tragedy

The Bandwagon Tragedy

‘’I am myself; you are yourself; we are two distinct persons, equal persons. What you are, I am. You are a man, and so am I. God created both and made us separate beings. I am not by nature bound to you or you to […]

Notes on Thanksgiving

Notes on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Every year, I write a customary thanksgiving post and as this year’s thanksgiving draws near again, it’s time to reflect on life and what we’re thankful for. I am thankful for.. …my life. I have said it before […]

Quiet Spirited

Quiet Spirited

‘You have a quiet spirit about you’. That simple statement was said to me a couple of days ago and it really struck me. It was my Sunday class teacher who said that and she came to that conclusion after observing me for 3 Sundays […]

The Growth Series: Moyo

The Growth Series: Moyo

Yewande asked me to write my story of looking back from 2013. Before I begin my reflection, I will like to start with a song. What a marvelous God x2 He has done marvelous things for me What a powerful God What a marvelous God […]

The Growth Series: Yewi, Part 2

The Growth Series: Yewi, Part 2

Continued from The Growth Series: Yewi, Part 1 Now to the philosophical part of the entire piece. The last two and a half years of my life have been a blur. I spent the whole time in school, learning, growing and pursuing knowledge and in my […]

The Growth Series: Yewi, Part 1

The Growth Series: Yewi, Part 1

I chose to do my reflection piece by carrying out a qualitative chronological analysis of the previous five years. This resulted in a long-winded, pretty interesting post which is split in two parts. Let’s dive into Part 1😊 This time five years ago – 2013 […]

The Growth Series – Yinka

The Growth Series – Yinka

This is the second post in the Growth Series. You can read the first post here. We hope you enjoy reading Yinka’s reflection alongside his quirky writing style. Work in progress: you didn’t even see this coming!!! A year after completing my college education, I […]

The Growth Series: Frank

The Growth Series: Frank

This is the first reflection piece in the line up as told by a dear friend of mine, Frank. I hope you enjoy and note a thing or two from his five year reflection. Do share your thoughts in the comments section. Enjoy 🙂 When […]

Introducing: The Growth Series

Introducing: The Growth Series

One nice evening, I laid on my couch reflecting on my life and counting my blessings – as has become a standard practice for me – and I thought back on how far I’ve come, then I got an ‘aha’ moment: a growth series. That […]