Me Myself

Boarding school for me was a mix-mash of amazement. College was my first foray into the world. You see I grew up as an only child. The whole experience of college was like a psychedelic trip. It was all like a blur. Then it was over. In recent times, I have begun to remember.  All … Continue reading Me Myself

Ardo

So there is Africa, the continent. And inside Africa is a country called Nigeria. Plateau is a state in the north-central part of Nigeria. The capital city of Plateau state is Jos. Plateau state is a dream. It is utopia to all accused of wanderlust. Plateau state has hills, waterfalls, springs, and hiking trails. It … Continue reading Ardo

Our Times

And so our fellowships torment my thought I see the fires of our passions intermingling Should I... Should I not, but you remember, do you not? Our surreal dance of loving. It is our carnal feast of consumption Let us lay aside manner and etiquette And be as breath be one with life...As a volcano … Continue reading Our Times

If You Know…

''Why hate them because they sin different from you? Everyone sins as conscripted. Everyone.'' D. O-B. '3 Perspectives' by Ikechukwu Okeagu As is usually the case, the above quote has little or nothing to do with the story I am about to tell. I felt the need to share. After all you and I are … Continue reading If You Know…

Do You Love Me?

I had just taken this picture when she asked me that question. Had to remove her image... Sorry. Privacy policies... Yes, that question. We were in a popular frozen yogurt franchise. We were sitting around a table meant for four people. She was seated by my left hand side. 'Mrs' (not mine, but another's) was … Continue reading Do You Love Me?

Prophet (Dr.) Abi’ Samuel

(Thank you R. O for letting me do this. May you always have parables to tell.) I have never deceived myself. I think that that is the worst sort of deception, when you lie to yourself. My name is Prophet (Dr.) Abi' Samuel. I shepherd a flock of about three hundred and fifty souls in … Continue reading Prophet (Dr.) Abi’ Samuel

The Hospital

I am many things. But tonight, I am a doctor. The man had diabetes. When we met for my prognosis he weighed 292 pounds, all of which supported a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes mellitus. His disease was initially managed with diet, exercise, and metformin (Glucophage). Four months later, with weight loss and exercise, his … Continue reading The Hospital