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Gratitude and a Half Glass

Gratitude and a Half Glass

As difficult as it is to admit, I complain an awful lot. Let me paint it a different way, when I’m unhappy about something, I tend to focus on the source of my unhappiness or whatever I think is missing. To be honest, some of […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Every year, I write a yearly review to evaluate my year and send it in to stories.ng. This year, I opted to not do that, partly because I didn’t have much to share and partly because I didn’t feel like sharing. But I’ll still attempt […]

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 […]

Month-in-Review: October

Month-in-Review: October

It’s the end of another month and we see the year slowly drawing to a close. We’re making Thanksgiving and Christmas plans already and soon enough we’ll be saying Happy New Year again. I can’t believe the year is almost gone. I’m tempted to say […]

Month-in-Review: August

Month-in-Review: August

The month of August was a good one. I started the month with renewed vigor (aka ginger) coming off my birthday high just a couple of days before so I was determined to make the best of the month and attack my goals with increased […]

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 – 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 […]