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COURAGE

COURAGE

Courage is not only gifted to the few brave ones,It is something that lies within you,Where you can draw upon its strength and power,In times of crises, fears and decisions.Courage is not something mysterious orunattainable,It is something that you can exercise in your daily life choices,You can let it bring to you untraveled paths,And make you more conscious and aware of your 
Laying In Wait

Laying In Wait

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Here I amLaying in wait for things to be put in placeWaiting for time to happen and change thingsWatching time pass as I wait, yet nothing changesWondering if things will ever fall in place if I do nothingWatching opinions of others leave me in indecisionWhat if time passes and nothing still changes?Will I forgive me for sitting on the fence?
Way Back Home

Way Back Home

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  •  · Bukola H.
I have faced my deepest fears and fought to stay afloatI've been rewarded times and over for courage to keep pushing onI was never one to yield in defeat, Mama taught me better you seeBut even then, I know having the right weapon is key.Down on my knees, my hands lifted up"Have mercy", the only thing I could think of.If only He would show me where I took the wrong turn,Perhaps, I could do the rest
A Chronicle Of HardWork (Part 1)

A Chronicle Of HardWork (Part 1)

Hello everyone, is anybody listening? Okay, my name Is HardWork and I will like to share my story with you -Once upon a time, I used to live in a village called “POVERTY”; in this village, my life was very difficult but I always thank God for the gift of life even if I didn’t see my daily bread. One day, a friend of mine that lives with me in the village of poverty, his name is “HOPE”, he advised
The Living And The Surviving (Part1)

The Living And The Surviving (Part1)

A Surviving man once said “IF HE SEES FOOD, NOTHING ELSE MATTERS”. He looked tired and exhausted, he was about to die of hunger and he walked through the river; it was just him and his empty bag. He kept repeating, “IF I SHOULD SEE FOOD, NOTHING ELSE MATTERS”He walked through and saw a mango seed, he cried, what would he do with this one? It would have been better if the seed was a mango itself. H
Veng Thirst

Veng Thirst

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Whenever I see them, I get frightened; not for my safety but for theirs. I don’t know what I will do to them, I’m so unsure of my reaction that it scares me. Since that beautiful day that my life was ruined, I vowed to continuously torment them. I promised to make sure they have no rest, I vowed to make them feel every burden I felt and I still feel; I’ll make sure it’s not felt by them alone but
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COURAGE

COURAGE

Courage is not only gifted to the few brave ones,It is something that lies within you,Where you can draw upon its strength and power,In times of crises, fears and decisions.Courage is not something mysterious orunattainable,It is something that you can exercise in your daily life choices,You can let it bring to you untraveled paths,And make you more conscious and aware of your 
Talk to your Heart...(1)

Talk to your Heart...(1)

Have you ever reached that stage in life,where you think all hope is lost?Where you are not sure of the best decision to make? Or you don't even know the direction to take? Whether it is left, right or wait?That dilemma Stage of Life.Talk to your heart as you would talk to a very close friend cos your heart knows everything.You could call your heart "anything".It could mean the Holy Spirit, the co
Chronicles Of HardWork (Concluding Part)

Chronicles Of HardWork (Concluding Part)

Read part 1 HERE What will be my gain when I wasted my years in the village of poverty and trade the rest in the town of ritual. What if I have only 10 years to live, so that makes me live for 1 year with riches? I tried to use my senses this time, I understand I have a bold wife but I can’t joke with my life.I can’t die untimely because of riches; I would rather go back to my village. Confidence
Way Back Home

Way Back Home

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  •  · Bukola H.
I have faced my deepest fears and fought to stay afloatI've been rewarded times and over for courage to keep pushing onI was never one to yield in defeat, Mama taught me better you seeBut even then, I know having the right weapon is key.Down on my knees, my hands lifted up"Have mercy", the only thing I could think of.If only He would show me where I took the wrong turn,Perhaps, I could do the rest

Presumed Dead

"Well, it's been a minute."Jackson whirled around at the voice."Sophi? What are you doing here?""By 'here' do you mean my father's store or in this town at this time?""Oh, uh, I..."Sophi laughed, a tinkling, artificial sound."Never mind that Jackie. How are you doing?""I'm not doing well at all! You've been gone for a week! No one knew where you were! I spent all night with Tommy keeping him from

Your Part [Article]

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The value of a man is placed on the responsibilities he takes when he is expected to and when he is not. Doing what you supposed to do at the given time or at the right time is called integrity so it is important to play your part in every situation you found yourself. What is your part? As a worker of a company, what is your part? As a member on writerspay, what is your part? As a wife/girlfriend
A Chronicle Of HardWork (Part 1)

A Chronicle Of HardWork (Part 1)

Hello everyone, is anybody listening? Okay, my name Is HardWork and I will like to share my story with you -Once upon a time, I used to live in a village called “POVERTY”; in this village, my life was very difficult but I always thank God for the gift of life even if I didn’t see my daily bread. One day, a friend of mine that lives with me in the village of poverty, his name is “HOPE”, he advised

Living in Craze.

Them say I deserve to die and I should give up my life for my craze,do you want to know why?Good!What I tell myself about God(s) is different from theirs.What I tell myself about government and politics is different from theirs.The tone,rhythms,intonations,composition,orchestration the sounds of my words are different from theirs.What I eat as food is different from theirs.What I hear & see is

Why Do You Write?

#writingIt's been quiet here, I'll assume mostly because payments were suspended and the contest results haven't been announced. So some people stopped writing, some kept on writing, but readership was low. That, for me, was discouraging.Why do you write? Because if you write just to get paid, maybe you should reevaluate your priorities. I write to entertain, to educate, to inform. Yes, you can be
The Living And The Surviving (Concluding Part)

The Living And The Surviving (Concluding Part)

The living man moved on and saw a fertile land some miles away to the hut, he was very happy and finally planted the mango seed. He stayed there and managed the little food he packed from the hut to sustain for a while and strive for food wherever he is hungry and there are days he wouldn’t eat at all. After some years, the surviving man finished all the food in the hut and decided to move on to s
The Living And The Surviving (Part1)

The Living And The Surviving (Part1)

A Surviving man once said “IF HE SEES FOOD, NOTHING ELSE MATTERS”. He looked tired and exhausted, he was about to die of hunger and he walked through the river; it was just him and his empty bag. He kept repeating, “IF I SHOULD SEE FOOD, NOTHING ELSE MATTERS”He walked through and saw a mango seed, he cried, what would he do with this one? It would have been better if the seed was a mango itself. H

MIRAGE

I'm a phenomenonFalse as seen, true as unseen My opaque nature is deceptiveI play a gimmick on your mental imageryLucid as water but fallaciousI disguise to impress youMy speciality tours you to an unreal worldAnd for once, your eyes are ashamed of the reality,Test all humans and we did fall victim again and again because;We are battered by the refraction of exposure _I AM MIRAGE_
Veng Thirst

Veng Thirst

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Whenever I see them, I get frightened; not for my safety but for theirs. I don’t know what I will do to them, I’m so unsure of my reaction that it scares me. Since that beautiful day that my life was ruined, I vowed to continuously torment them. I promised to make sure they have no rest, I vowed to make them feel every burden I felt and I still feel; I’ll make sure it’s not felt by them alone but

Derrick! Part 1

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Mad that he didn’t show up at her party or even call or maybe text through the day, Valerie steps out of her car and bangs the door in a way that a stray dog barked. Noticing this she angrily yelled at the dog, “Will you stay the hell away from this place? You didn’t bark when he didn’t show up stupid” this obviously kept the dog quiet as she forcefully removes her heels and wig before getting to

Life with its Loopholes

Life is sure with loopholes,Take a look at the story below.A boy trying to plan his tomorrow,At first I’d thought oh! He is too full of ego.He hides behind his smiles so nobody would know,and the last time I checked he sounds so well on radio,maybe  it was him trying   to keep everything solo,Alas he would say he wants to be alone.“Am just fine” he would say thousand time in a row,He never even ca

A Note of Apology

A Note of ApologyIt hurts me more as I hurt His feelings, without nothing like a “no-choice” when I had a thousand to choose from but did I ? all I know to do best is bite the finger that earnestly fed me and never for once give Him a reason to believe I am His, for all the love and compassion I didn’t deserve He gave me a thousand more and for the record, He doesn’t really care how grievous my of
LIFE BEFORE "HER"

LIFE BEFORE "HER"

From the very first time I thought about love and marriage , I always envisioned that I would have three kids; Two boys and a girl. Now I didn't know when I was going to get married but I was always certain about something; I wanted a boy first....and then the others could follow as they wished.I don't know If I am the only girl who did this, but I went as far as picking baby names. I dreamt that

Dream

A dream catcher is said to catch dreams: bad dreams, so that they don't disturb your sleep; good dreams, so as to keep them for you, for when you wake. Or so it is said, I can't remember exactly.I always had a dream catcher in my room. Grandma put it there. I told her it was superstitious fetishness; she told me I was too educated for my own good, and 'fetishness' wasn't a word. I'm not sure how w
Laying In Wait

Laying In Wait

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Here I amLaying in wait for things to be put in placeWaiting for time to happen and change thingsWatching time pass as I wait, yet nothing changesWondering if things will ever fall in place if I do nothingWatching opinions of others leave me in indecisionWhat if time passes and nothing still changes?Will I forgive me for sitting on the fence?
How to Die Well

How to Die Well

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My sonI've taught you to live wellwith friends and foesNow you must learnTo die well.If you have walkedYour allotted distance a dayIf you have smiledTill your face hurts If the crying have turned awaySmiling from youIf you have felt the SunKissing your face at noonIf you have been washed In the rain so coldIf you have been lovedAnd in return, loveIf you have been downAnd each time you have risenIf
Is She Cheating?  (Confused Boyfriend)

Is She Cheating? (Confused Boyfriend)

Hmm, let me report her here first before I do wetin Dey my mind. So Cynthia my Igbo girlfriend, she came to serve in my state and we jam for bank o. As an ex corper, I got her attention with all this NYSC popular words and slangs and she fell for it. Now we are dating and I am loving her already. Firstly, she has a lot of friends, I wouldn't have bothered o, but most of them are guys. Anytime I as

Molestation

I want to ask!Why are people attaching Pastor Biodun's rape accusation to the Body of Christ?Nobody accused COZA as a church it was one man that was accused and one man can definitely not be THE BODY OF CHRIST.Let's be mindful of what we say for those that have been blinded by the church.There is no smoke without fire. A woman cannot play a pregnancy prank on a man who has never had sexual interco

Looking Good

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Looking Good! Looking good is as important as doing good. But before you do good, look good. You wouldn't  know who you might meet on your way and there is a popular saying, "the way you dressed determines the way you are addressed".So look good.
Mother

Mother

Mother is a gift from God just like a child. Mother put aside every other important things only to take care of her child. She takes blame form neighbors just for supporting her child. Her husband? Mother withstands so many difficulties in her home just for her child. Most mothers would have divorce their husband but they stay through the pains just not to shatter the life of their children. Mothe
Conversation with the Universe

Conversation with the Universe

Only the moon is on duty tonight Left alone to deal with the night Booked to brighten the skyWhere did the stars go?Now the night is slightly tensedLooking gloomy like a dull cloudWith only a glitter to shineWhere did the stars go?Tonight is out of detailsLike a boring lifeLike a sad smileWhere did the stars go?Quit to forget the lonely nightCos everyone gotta experience that feelingMaybe once,twi