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Time and Work

It’s quite ironic that the number one cause of stress and sole reminder of how unfavourable one’s life is, can become a tune to bounce to in the club. “Work, work, work, work, work, work He...

Why Buy Hennessy?

Somebody, somewhere, once said ‘Alcohol is the Devil’s Piss’. Slightly comical, this simple phrase holds truths that many of us cannot oppose. Picture for a second, half a glass of golden brown Hennessy. One...

Happy International Women’s day 2017!!

Women’s rights have garnered so much weight over time. Fights against sexism, fights for equal representation, fight for basic human rights, sometimes, and fights on equality generally. As a sequel to this, women have...

7 Reasons you should read the book before you watch the movie in 2017

For a few weeks, I have been reading this amazing book – Eat, Pray, Love, and I haven’t been able to shut up about it. A memoir by Elizabeth Gilbert, the book was written...

Understanding why people don’t take their own advices

A few things in life make us dance to the stream of cockiness. The first is winning. With every win and every victory, comes a confidence that makes you think you are, somehow, infallible....

If you are reading this, Donald Trump is the new president of the “World”

First a little disclaimer - This article represents solely the opinion of the author writing it. I am writing it as a human, a moral being, a woman, a Nigerian, an African, a Black,...

EBooks or Paper Books: A Peace Treaty

Growing up, reading was simply a forced habit. My dad had the ‘motivational father thing’ going on and, as expected, wanted his kids to join in on it. We had shelves upon shelves of...

Options for when you don’t have Time to Read

Some of us had as part of our goals early this year to read more. For someone like me, I have been trying to keep up with that goal, and I still cannot say...

Why Nigerian Authors do not make money from Books

Here is a repost of the article I wrote for Kunle Kasumu of Channels Book Club for those who have not already seen it. The Nigerian Book Industry has advanced from the silent force it...

5 reasons why the Rainy season is the best time to Read

The rainy season is here again with its dark clouds and cold raindrops. While the stormy weather might not be fun for the average outdoor person, it has umpteen advantages. It comes as a...