Dusk: Hephzibah

​December 3, 2016. I danced forward to receive the scroll, how did I get here? Four years ago when I first walked into that church I didn’t intend to go back, and…

Day 14: Omotayo

​2016: The year I got to know that the lessons I thought I had learnt in 2015 was just an introduction to ‘People are disappointments in disguise’ and ‘Let go and let…

Dusk: Amara

Happiness isn’t something that happens down the road. Happiness is now, or not at all. If your life is spent waiting for something else to get you there, you’re not living. That’s…

Day 13: Usman

​“Don’t worry Usman, you’ll be coming back to Lagos very soon”, said Uncle C as he navigated his car round the narrow streets of Lagos Island. He kept on saying words to…

Dusk: Mosope

2016. You have been raw. Unpredictable, surprising, damaging, pleasant, memorable. You have shown me that happiness lies within me, and not the material things that I so desperately seem to feel the…

Dusk: Ope

​Hi everyone! First off,  I am glad to be alive and well to be able to write about my year on this platform; I don’t take the fact that I am alive…

Day 2: Lo

It is crazy how quickly time passes by. How quickly one phase can turn into/unfold into another. From about July till October this year, the months seemed to have been moving on a…