2021 — the highlights

I’m writing this to document the fact despite the highs and lows, I made it through this year, wholeheartedly. I’d be making points of things I experienced.

  • The beginning of a year is actually filled with so much happiness that people eventually forget that it’s just…

eighteen years, a big sister

On wednesday, I took my sister for the first time to submit her SIWES letter at a company she had looked up to. I felt emotions overwhelm me as I took my not-so-little sister to apply for her first ever internship position. …

Lights will guide you….

When I heard Coldplay’s Fix you, I thought it was a song to be sung when during a burial, mostly because of how solemn the song is.

I’ve imagined the phrase 'lights will guide you home' because of how dark the path is. …

This Is How It Feels Like To Wait

I’ve waited for something for more than a year now but at this point in the year, I don’t think I have the energy to wait any extra.

Waiting requires so much hope and faith that might eventually lead to anxiety. The…

ON CULTURE

Culture is best to believe as the total way of life of a particular group of people. Have you ever thought you could start your acts and generations to come would consider its culture?

With the world evolving, it’s really hard to maintain standards from ancestral lineages. I’m…

Extend Grace but to Yourself too

Today, I’m particular about myself. It might seem selfish but where do we draw the line between selfishness and self care?

Today, I’m particular about you too. …

POETRY IS NATURE

“Poetry is ordinary language raised to the Nth power. Poetry is boned with ideas, nerved and blooded with emotions, all held together by the delicate, tough skin of words.” — Paul Engle

Once, I had thought poetry was for just heartbroken people. I had been writing poems…

Myopia

I’m myopic, and before I got my first lenses, I struggled to see the board in secondary School for four years, I was almost always entering the walls. …

Sometimes, it’s Beyond Butterflies

‘Life will teach you’.

I see that everywhere.

Life definitely will teach you what you need to know. And if you don’t learn, that’s entirely on you and not on life.

Adolescent age is always beautiful with emotions, which may be infatuations or not, but I…

Victoria Oladipo

A chain of Thoughts.

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