My Dining Room Experience

Lamide Akintobi’s tweet about the Dining Room made me add it to my list of restaurants to check out. Yes o I have a list. Listen to me when I say my visit to the Dining Room was an entire magical experience, Tori & Dan (the owners) are not here to play they are here to…

I Went To Cactus

Life is stressful enough as it is in Lagos, the traffic, the noise, the taxes, the people, work. Planning a night out to catch up with a friend every now and then is the least you can do to forget the madness that is Lasgidi for a couple of hours at least. So i fixed…

The Gender Of God In Comparison With Its Humanity, And Ours.

God is first and foremost a spiritual being, so when we say we are created in God’s image and likeness, i believe we should reflect on first and foremost our spirituality. That approach may help us know ourselves better. Let me pose a question – since we are made in the image and likeness of…

Can You Marry Outside Your Tribe?

Question: ‘You seem to be very passionate about Igbo language and Igbo people which I’m assuming from your name that is your tribe. Do you think you can marry outside your tribe? because I don’t think I can marry outside mine and I’m not Igbo’. My Response Yes i think if it comes to that…

20 Of 100 Books I’ve Read In 2019

Before you judge me, I promise I’ve gone way beyond 20 books. This post is just coming late, i’ll do better. I made a promise to keep you posted on my book reading goal for this year with the 10 of 100, 20 of 100, 30 of 100 etc sequence and i intend to keep…

The Only Way To Break A Habit

The only way to break a habit is to break it. The only way to stop is to stop, and the only way to start is to start. There are no ten thousand procedures. There are no hacks or shortcuts. The only way to break a habit is to break the habit. If you can…

In My Village We Do Not Eat Snail

Actually, not in my village but rather *in my family we do not eat snail. I grew up with the notion that my village people as a whole forbid the eating or consumption of snail in any form. But thankfully my father clarified my misconception.  According to him, our progenitors had a particular oracle they…

What Does Your Name Mean?

At the end of my previous post, i made this comment, “Until next time, send me a question or remark on any subject you’d like me to write about.”  and someone followed through and sent me a question via DM on twitter. I’ve been asked this question more than once, and i’ve also responded to…

10 Of 100 Books I’ve Read For 2019

Here’s the backstory of my goal to read one hundred books this year, i had a goal to read fifty-two books last year (2018) and i did!, so in the highness of my excitement from fulfilling my goal of reading fifty two books and as a way to challenge myself further i set out to…