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    A TASTE OF PRIVILEGE

    It was a Thursday, exactly three years ago. I sat in front of my office computer, tense. I was certain that I needed to make the decision, but I was slightly worried about the effect it would have on the special people in my life. This decision was a long time coming. It had taken me several months of dilly-dallying and weighing all that could go wrong. I had discussed it with some people and even alluded to it a number of times, however, I knew down my heart that the time was right. The moment I clicked the “Send’ button, there was no going back. I had resigned from my job at the bank.

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    STAY OUT OF MY MIND

    While it feels empowering to know what the next person is thinking, I don’t quite see how much value it’d be in the long run, especially when we suddenly have access…

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    REMIND ME TO KEEP DARING

    Two days ago in church, people were coming forth during thanksgiving to share a testimony or say something they were thanking God for as the New Year kicks off. I held…

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    IT CAME TRUE

      Getting a Master’s degree is not news. Graduating with a distinction is not news, either. However, the story around everyone’s achievement is peculiar. This journey was undertaken at a critical…

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    AN APPRENTICESHIP THAT REVIVED MY LIFE

    Ambitious people like me easily fall into the trap of being ruled solely by things we consider accomplishments. Our happiness gradually becomes determined by how often or quickly we tick off…

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    WE’RE AN UNENDING METAMORPHOSIS

    Just before one of my exams two months ago (meanwhile, time does fly!), I busied myself with explaining Erikson’s theory of personality development and its implication for the media to some…

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    LESSONS FROM MOVING

    Two days ago, I moved from the hostel—a place I had called home for roughly forty-four weeks. The thought of packing up and setting out for another phase of my life…

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    RESIGNATION

    I do not think of you Because I fear I might love you more. I do not tell you how I feel Because I hate to be vulnerable. I do not…

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    WAKE UP TO YOUR MORNING

    Last month, my article was featured on Business Day Sunday. I had done a news feature on Mentally Aware Initiative’s session at the 2018 Social Media Lagos event, and my lecturer…

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    PERSONAL PRESCRIPTIONS

    It was a Monday afternoon. We were to have our public speaking assessment as a requirement for one of our courses. The lecturer had let us choose the topics we wished…