The Fear Mantra

Half the time I’m trying to find a topic for the Human Psyche part of my blog, I’m searching for something – an excuse...

Exclusive Interview with William Ifeanyi Moore – Author of Lonely Roads

The closest thing to being a superhero in the world as we know it, is the ability to have things go viral. Since writers...

Why Fairy Tales Are Just Really Messed Up

Once upon a time, far far away, there lived some princess or prince in some kingdom. Stuff happened...somebody lied, somebody died, and somebody fell...

33 Strategies of War by Robert Greene

As a few of us know, I’m an obsessed fan of Robert Greene. So, forgive me for whatever form of bias I put up...

Not Everything Has To Be About Race, Colour, Feminism, Africanism, And...

In assessing originally African issues, it is not uncommon to delve into African American matters as well. The blacks are us, and we are...

Love and Drugs

Fear is dark but my love is a lantern Shining up like coins in a fountain Hope is a tree sitting on a mountain where the...

The myth of Icarus and Daedalus: Knowing When to Stop

I first found out about Icarus when I heard Bastille’s track, “Icarus”. “Icarus is flying too close to the sun And Icarus' life it has only...

To the books I just could not complete

As a consistent reader or reviewer, the inability to see a book through to finish is kind of a let-down – a level of...

The Poor People Are No Longer In The Slums

If you've heard me talk about Nigeria or Africa before, then you would generally spot the trend in my thoughts. I emphasize on how...

Sub-Conscious or Conscious: Staying Awake while you’re Awake

Ever been talking to somebody, and then you realise they’re not really there? Like, ‘Hello, Earth to you?’ Have you also been in a...