Warm

Hey, hey, hey beautiful people! How's everyone doing today? I'm feeling particularly beautiful despite the chill in Lagos right now with all the rain that's been falling. And this is coming from me who is basically allergic to cold.  Anyway, I'm not talking about the cold today. I'm talking about one of the hottest things … Continue reading Warm

I Can Drive…I Think 

Dear diary, So, I'm 17 and I haven't started driving lessons yet.  I've told my mum like 50 million times about it but she's super busy all the time. I don't blame her because, now that I work, I know what it's like to be super busy all the time. Plus, I don't remind her … Continue reading I Can Drive…I Think 

My Aunt/Uncle Dilemma

Dear diary, I don't know if it's just me but I have this big problem. To some people it's not a big deal but to me it almost makes me want to cry sometimes. I'm sure you're wondering what the problem is. Well...CAN AFRICANS JUST DECIDE WHETHER THEY WANT RESPECT OR NAH?!😭😭 In Africa, we … Continue reading My Aunt/Uncle Dilemma

What You Didn’t Know About 542

Dear diary, I haven't talked about music in a while so that's what I'll do today. If you live in Lagos and you're a student and you claim to be 'in vogue' and you haven't heard about TDD then, Uncle have you been living under a rock?! TDD is a fast rising duo  which is … Continue reading What You Didn’t Know About 542

I’m A Woman and I’m So Proud!

Dear diary, I've been so serious recently I think it's time for something lighter. Happy International Women's Day! I hope you celebrated the women in your life today. I heard a lot of ladies complain to the men around them that they didn't get them anything. They said it with light tones like it was … Continue reading I’m A Woman and I’m So Proud!

These Strangers Like Me

Dear diary, I just watched Tarzan again for the hundredth time. My favorite song from the movie, Strangers Like Me by Phil Driscoll, is currently playing. The movie is one of the most beautiful Disney movies ever. The whole movie is something every teenager can relate to. We're all playing Tarzan in our own epic … Continue reading These Strangers Like Me

I’m a Miniature, Celebrity Ticking Time Bomb II

Dear diary, So, last week I posted something about the pressure of being the child of your parents. If you haven't read it yet, you can read it here. Our parents have helped create an image of the people we want to or do not want to be. It doesn't necessarily have to be about their occupation. … Continue reading I’m a Miniature, Celebrity Ticking Time Bomb II

Love Story – Episode 1: I’m Not A Letter, Abeg

Dear diary,  It's the beginning of another series! Yayyyy! So what's in store for us in this new series?  It's the month of love guys! I'm sure y'all are laughing at me cause I'm, like, so late. Please do forgive me 😂😂😂 So I was thinking what to write for this month. I mean what … Continue reading Love Story – Episode 1: I’m Not A Letter, Abeg

I’m A Miniature, Celebrity Ticking Time Bomb 

Dear diary, It's Wednesday so I'll be dropping a poem for you. Before that, though, I want to talk about the intense pressure of being the child of your parents. So, my parents are quite successful in the fields they work in. I was doing a presentation at my office last week and one of … Continue reading I’m A Miniature, Celebrity Ticking Time Bomb 

I’m Looking For Someone Who Will Draw Me

Dear diary, I've been around cameras a lot this week. I've always been good at taking pictures. I basically grew up with cameras all around me. My dad is one of those people that's good at many things and he's made a job out of many of them. One of those things is photography so … Continue reading I’m Looking For Someone Who Will Draw Me