Stronghold, the Place You Know Too Well!

Growing up, I have only ever experienced the word ‘stronghold’ in a negative context. I’ll admit, that I was never one to search up the meaning and definition of anything myself. I simply trusted the words told to me. There was always this instinctive level of trust I would always place in people because of [...]

The Promise – When Honesty Trumps Hard Questions!

First of all, Happy New Month! Can you believe we are already in the month of December? It feels like it was just yesterday, I wrote ‘A Space of Optimism - New Year’s post. Nevertheless, here is to many more to come this month. Earlier this week, the inhumane atrocity that is the news of [...]

Permission.

Live like you know that God has got you. Live without fear. Live without worry. Live without walking on eggshells around life. Live like you know that your next course of action or decision whether you think it’s good enough - God still gets all the glory. Live. Live like a child; Like His child. [...]

Step Outside Your Comfort Zone.

Using poetry as a medium and my voice as the instrument, there are so many things I would love to see accomplished in my life. I have always spoken of my love for poetry and this year, I challenged myself to exercise my voice through this medium. Way past the four walls of my bedroom [...]

Life, The Bigger Learning Ground.

Being a Nigerian, the need to study within the educational system has never been up for discussion. It is an unspoken religion in my family. In fact, the damaging repercussion that would engulf one’s entire existence if ever they were to suggest to their Nigerian parents - ‘I do NOT want to go to University’ [...]