Last year I had fitness goals and I was determined to attain them.. Fast forward to Christmas 2017, fa fa fa foul I had become a bonafide fat boy. I weighed over 110kg and totally unfit. I had let myself go and was eating with reckless abandon. I trust my body , it reveled in the recklessness. So I made a decision in January 2 , 2017. I was gong to run a Marathon…….
So when I heard this story it struck me that we rarely hear the voice of the bereaved Husband but the stories of bereaved Wives have been well documented. It’s heartbreaking how he has to go through the loss of the woman he loved with added antagonism from her family. Please read Chibuikes story (real name withheld ). Continue reading “A Rush Of Blood To Her Head”
Fam! it’s Wednesday! and you guessed it, It’s time for Word Crush Wednesdays! I’m taking the reins from B today (God help me) and I think it’s time to clue y’all up on the amazing George The Poet. He is a British spoken word artist and he kinda delves into socio-political issues in his spoken word performances .Trust me we need this now with everything happening around the world.
Writing is therapy for me it has always been for the longest time . Lately it feels like I have been bottling a lot , felt a bit tight in the gut. So guess what I decided to do?
Exactly! Rant away! So many things to rant about just be patient.
As always I made a list. Here goes.
I used to be the guy that had the worst skin routine.
The best I would do was to use Vaseline on my hair and lips . In harmattan season I would extend it further to my feet.
I’m bald now ( maybe the Vaseline caused that ) and I have hard hands . My lips still remain as soft as ever ( don’t ask me how I know this ) but that was the only physical feature that was saved.
So Nigeria’s favorite couple Banky W and Adesua had their wedding party over the weekend and it was just fun to see all the “Awwwwww’s” and love emojis in the comments section anywhere their picture was posted on social media. It was great to see the outpouring of love . But , we are not here to discuss the couple interestingly.
So November is here and right on cue Igbo men around the world are triggered because “Onwa December e rugo“.
This basically means in plain English that the month of December is here again.