9Perspectives

I Took A Pen For Granted

I would be needing a new pen soon. This one's ink depletes too quickly. I'm given to pedantry by nature and I've got four pens that I use for specific purposes. One is red, another is black, and the last two are two different shades of blue. I use the red to underline important text… Continue reading I Took A Pen For Granted

Uncategorized

LGBTQ Community In Nigeria: “Where Do We Stand?”

Nigeria is apparently an unsafe place for every LGBTQ person as both male and female same-sex marriage, relationship and sexual activity is illegal and highly punishable. In southern Nigeria, the punishment for same-sex activity is a maximum of 14 years' imprisonment while in the twelve northern states under Shari'a law, the penalty is death (usually… Continue reading LGBTQ Community In Nigeria: “Where Do We Stand?”

9Perspectives

9Perspectives// Premarital Sex — Yay or Nay? (Answers)

The English dictionary defines "moral" as "conforming to a standard of right behavior; sanctioned by or operative on one's conscience or ethical judgement." After further study, I've come to understand the word, "moral", as the codes generally adhered to, and principles generally followed by a particular group of people, in a particular location. So, what… Continue reading 9Perspectives// Premarital Sex — Yay or Nay? (Answers)

Uncategorized

Why Is The Day After Christmas Called Boxing Day?

"I don't know. Maybe it's because people punch themselves playfully on that day for fun" That 👆 was my mom's answer five years ago when I asked why December 26th was called "Boxing Day". I remember her jabbing my arm playfully too. I didn't know much about the origin of Boxing Day until Boxing Day… Continue reading Why Is The Day After Christmas Called Boxing Day?

Life and Inspiration

Life For Rent

I fear death, but what I fear more is dying. I've witnessed many people die slowly. Gradually. But I've never really watched them die. I've never watched anyone breathe his last. I also have never seen a dead body in real life. Even when my grandma died, I insisted I wasn't shown her body. Because I'm scared of death, and what scares me more is dying.

9Perspectives

9Perspectives // Premarital Sex — Yay or Nay? (Question)

Hey everyone! A happy Sunday to you! This is the first episode of 9Perspectives and "excited" doesn't come close to how I feel right now. I just hope I get the kind of reaction I want. If you don't know what 9Perspectives is all about, kindly click here. And now, before anything... DISCLAIMER This is… Continue reading 9Perspectives // Premarital Sex — Yay or Nay? (Question)

Life and Inspiration

When Pushed To The Ground

Hey everyone! Welcome to the month of December! It's only a few days now to a new year... Someone, scream 'Yay'! LOL 2017 has been a very busy year for me, full of exams and reading sessions. I sat for an exam in May this year that qualified me to take another exam in October,… Continue reading When Pushed To The Ground

Uncategorized

My 3-Word Happy Story

Everyone has a happy story. And whether or not you know it, you have one. Your happy story is just the primary goal of your life. It's the way you've always wanted your life to be. It's that story of your life that makes you satisfied and content with everything around you. (I don't know… Continue reading My 3-Word Happy Story

Life and Inspiration

Nest With Me

When worldly pomp clouds my way. And makes me tread paths of vanity When I tend to go astray, Walk with me And lead the way. When I make my journey aright And darkness comes to prowl around me. Guard my left, watch my right Stand by me And be my light. When to pain,… Continue reading Nest With Me

Life and Inspiration

What do you have — Happiness or Joy?

Joy and happiness are two feelings or traits so much similar that people often confuse one for the other. Happiness is the feeling you get when you're satisfied with your well-being, or when you're graced with favourable conditions. Joy on the other hand is an extreme feeling of peace (and happiness) you experience, irrespective of… Continue reading What do you have — Happiness or Joy?