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Goodbye Mum

Post Views = 4778 Dear mama, “It’s with a heavy heart that I write you this note, knowing the amount of pain it is going to cause you. Mum, I want you to know that I love you dearly and will always love you. If I am given the opportunity to live again, I will still choose you as my …

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The Road To 2020

Post Views = 6113 In any fight, the smaller guy happens to be more aggressive because he feels he has much to prove. The bigger guy might not have anything to prove because, naturally, he seems to have the advantage and doesn’t have to over think, or even strategize how to beat the smaller guy. The smaller guy will often …

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Council of Areopagus

Post Views = 4510 We are seated there just the two of us in my crib. He is on the bed, his back to the wall. A pillow and a duvet cushioning his back against the hard-cold wall. His feet under another duvet; a position he takes whenever his mind is engaged with something serious. In this particular case, I …

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2020 is here!

Post Views = 6461 Man, often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end up becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to …

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Dear 2019

Post Views = 11207 Despite us having a solid agreement, you have not been dear to me. You have been unkind, unrelentingly mean, and treacherous. You have been the usurper of my happiness, my tormentor. You broke the truce and became my adversary, fighting me all the time even when you’d supped all the energy in me, blow after blow, …

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I’ll Marry Who I want

Post Views = 10355 It is now almost evident that I have come of age. Age to get married. Not that it is your business to know, but I say so because there are forces involved in this affair, forces with seemingly good but destructive agenda. In this regard, I have been put in a tight position, bearing little or …

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