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FEAR: Forgetting Everything And Run

Fear is a natural response to stimuli,intepreted on the basis of individual background and past experiences. It is a strange emotion caused by anticipation of danger. Fear is defined as Forgetting Everything and Run, fear often manifests itself to escape or run away. The various degrees in which fear manifests are worry, anxiety, shyness, fright,…

You Catch My Eye

I heard this poem on Loveworld TV yesterday. It is beautiful.. I just had to go looking for it. You Catch My Eye You catch my eye In the eye of the storm; You hold ointment appointments When hell’s hornets swarm. When I find no time for stillness You tell me there’s still time; When…

I’m in a Relationship

I have been in a relationship One with parasitic benefits I thought it was the best there ever was It wasn’t just what I thought it was Maybe an illusion perceived A feeling desired Just to satisfy self and repatriate others My soul has been eaten up Like the eroded spherical ball surface And am…

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Decepticons

“Knowledge is power” they say, and in like manner, ‘enlightenment saves currency’. Do you in anyway doubt the authenticity of this saying? If yes, I’ll prove it to you and it’s quite simple. Visit any ‘negotiable-prices-commodity’ market near you and purchase a product or service you’re unfamiliar with, come back home and find someone quite…

Second Aid

“We cannot administer any drug to her! I’ve already told you that we need a minimum balance of ten thousand naira to commence treatment or do you want me to lose my job?” “Madam I understand, just try and bear with me. I have no money on me now and no one to turn to;…

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Shattered Family

Emmanuel has spent six years at home after his secondary education seeking for admission into the university. Not like he’s got no brains and all that, but the challenge he was faced with was his financial background. As a matter of fact, he could only afford to write jamb after his fourth year at home…

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Christmas Season, a ‘Rush Hour’

Very soon the atmosphere will get ‘polluted’ with Jingle Bells, Silent Nights, Away in a Manger and several other Christmas carols. These are some of the things that actually spice up my mood for the season and not the 25th itself, in fact, what thrills most people is not the celebrations but its preparations; the…

Aspiring for Excellence

Embracing Excellence

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle “Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” -Steve Jobs Excellence is a Product of Diligence The most successful people are those who are devoted to excellence. Excellence itself requires…

The Locking of the Gates of Liberty

I recently walked through the streets of state on the Sunday morning. With the sights I beheld I could not help but ask myself questions I could not proffer answers to. Maybe you will understand clearly what I mean, if I just share some sights with you. I saw barricades everywhere, with uniform men armed…