• motivation,  Personal Diaries

    My Depression Memoirs

    People think depression is sadness, crying or dressing in black. But people are wrong. Depression is the constant feeling of being numb. You wake up in the morning just to go back to bed again. ~ healthyplace.com Depression has been one of the silent battles of my life. I had my first that lasted four years in 2011 and again, in 2017, I began having another phase. I remember starting this year on a very hopeful note – I mean, the moment I celebrated another year in 2017, I was hopeful and positive about a lot of things. There were promises and aspiring new beginnings even though, at a point,…

  • My Reviews,  Non-Christian Literatures,  Personal Diaries

    MY 2018 READING PLAN + A BOOK REVIEW

    It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it. ~ Oscar Wilde. Last year, I started a pattern of book reviews here but I couldn’t go through with them for long till I went on that long hiatus but being a person who’s quite engaged in a lot of writings, I’ve decided to be very conscious of my reading life. Related: Dangerous Passion The Type. We carry the sky Let me just say this, I’m an avid reader but trust me, it’s possible not to pick a book to read in one month or probably pick a book…

  • Personal Diaries

    I'm Renewing My Vows

    Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm. ~ Thomas Fuller. Writing this piece took quite a long time. For some minutes, I was simply staring at my laptop while trying to pick my words. I did went AWOL so many times in year 2017 because I could tell you, that year was one of the most traumatic years of my life. I couldn’t wait for the year to roll by. I lost a lot of myself, I questioned my mental health and most importantly, I dared myself to survive again. I can tell you it feels weird having to tell y’all a Happy New Year while the first month…

  • Letters,  Personal Diaries

    To the one who has been. . . 

    Good afternoon blogfam! Trust your week is going great! I was supposed to post here on Monday but the devil is a liar! Biko, make una help me call am liar! he has always been and he will continue to be! Here’s the thing, Yesterday afternoon, I was about to get my documents including the blogpost of yesterday outta my laptop when the OS crashed! And even till now, I’m yet to get someone to repair it for me. . . the Engineer I was connected with said 4k! Biko kilode! No be to reload the software and backup my documents??? I was pissed that he was Yoruba and he…