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Waste of Sin – Episode 5

Waste of Sin -the best secrets are the most twisted Episode 5 -Flipped Please catch up on episode 4 – “The Sinker” here That first morning at the fancy hotel at the resort, Julia woke up with a start. Her head felt foggy as waves of dizziness hit her, the

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The Workplace Bully

The Workplace Bully – By Adebisi Blaq “One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered” Michael J Fox. H ave you ever worked with a bully? If you haven’t, then Bibi’s story paints a good picture. Bibi’s boss

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Waste of Sin – Episode 4

Waste of Sin -the best secrets are the most twisted Episode 4 -The Sinker You can catch up on episode 3 – “The line” here ********* The Sinker When Julia woke up she could barely see a thing. The lack of light that had bothered her so much where she

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Lessons from my Apple Tree

Lessons from my Apple Tree – By Dupe Bobadoye “Never say you have failed until you have reached your last attempt, and never say its your last” Keep pushing- ‘tis wiser than sitting asideNever never say failAnd dreaming and sighing and waiting the tideNever never say failIn life’s earnest battle

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Waste of Sin – Episode 3

Waste of Sin – the best secrets are the most twisted Episode 3 –  The Line You can catch up on Episode 2 – “The hook” here The Line Danny had the faintest idea what he’d find at home. But the last he remembered was Julia’s voice over the mobile

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The “Extra” on the Ordinary

The “Extra” on the Ordinary – The most pathetic person in the world is some one who has sight but no vision. “If I paint a wild horse, you might not see the horse… but surely you will see the wildness!”Pablo Picasso I always wanted to put my thoughts down

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Waste of Sin – Episode 2

Waste Of Sin – the best secrets are the most twisted Episode 2 ― The hook Start here with the first episode The Hook Danny’s skin was suddenly drained of blood and his eyes rolled up into his eyelids as he clocked out into another fainting spell. His head sinking into

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Waste of Sin

Waste of Sin – The best secrets are the most twisted. “A new mystery novel is berth” Danny’s first mistake was not turning back when he noticed a few cars reversing in a frenzied haste in the opposite direction. He was slightly distracted watching a funny skit on his mobile

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The Sleepwalker and the walk of shame.

The Sleepwalker and the walk of Shame “Any adult with a tendency to sleepwalk has the potential to experience an accident and can be at risk of real injury. I was just lucky” Me Have you met a sleepwalker? Perhaps you have personally experienced this sleep disorder known to specialists

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Lessons from the Stone Soup

Lessons from the Stone Soup -a candle loses nothing by lighting another candle “Love only grows by sharing. You can only have more for yourself by giving it away to others” Brian Tracy The story of Stone Soup is a popular and yet old European fable that probably has the

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The Mummified Maiden

The Mummified Maiden -her life was designed for death. “The story of the roughly 500-year mummified bodies discovered near the frozen summit of the volcano Llullaillaco in modern day Argentina, with the eldest dubbed “ The Llullaillaco Maiden” was famous for bringing to light these practices and the pains that

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RAPE = HATE. SAVE THE WORLD FROM ITSELF PART III

RAPE = HATE. SAVE THE WORLD FROM ITSELF PART III – By Deji Sowunmi “The truth of it is, the shame was not mine, and for all victims in similar situations, it is not ours. The shame is reserved for every creep who has ever touched us inappropriately. The shame

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My Cri De Cœur

My Cri De Cœur – By Jolade “Feel what you need to feel and then let go. Do not let it consume you” Dhiman Honey your soul is golden! Some mornings you wake up and it seem like the weight of the world is on your shoulder. You would rather

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RAPE = HATE. SAVE THE WORLD FROM ITSELF PART II

RAPE = HATE. SAVE THE WORLD FROM ITSELF PART II – By Deji Sowunmi “Your body belongs to you and you alone, and no one has any right to touch you without your consent. Consent is momentary, temporary, and only valid for the specific activity to which it is given.

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Leeches in Breeches

Leeches in my Breeches – By Dupe Bobadoye W hat are Breeches? Breeches according to the Oxford advanced dictionary is a short trouser fastened just below the knee, worn especially for horse riding or as a part of ceremonial dress. It is a soft piece of clothing, technically for comfort.

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Rape = Hate; Save the world from itself.

Rape = Hate – Save the World from itself “What is it about “NO means NO” that you all don’t understand?”  Hi there. This is the second part in 4-part series titled GEORGE FLOYD, VERA UWAILA OMOZUWA, SOCIETAL LIP SERVICE & LOVE– THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO SAVING HUMANITY FROM ITSELF.

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The Imperfection of Fatherhood

The Imperfection of Fatherhood – By Jolade “The guys who fear becoming fathers don’t understand that fathering is not something perfect men do, but something that perfects the man. The end product of child raising is not the child but the parent.” Frank Pittman Some days back I was reflecting

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The Woman of my Tribe

The Woman of my Tribe – By Jolade H ave you met a woman from my tribe? She is that one who has guts to go for what she wants and gets it. This particular woman has no place for mediocrity and refuses to wear a label. She has a

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Storm in a Teacup

Storm in a teacup – The journey to self-recovery is not a choice, but recovery is. “Sometimes the people around you won’t understand your journey. They don’t need to, it’s not for them” Joubert Botha My name is Michael, I am 28, and this is the second chapter of my

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Keeping Sane – The Covid-19 Realities

Identity Theft, by the Owner! – Radiate your beauty. Show your value. “Unless we base our sense of identity upon the truth of who we are, it is impossible to attain true happiness” Brenda Shoshanna.  I am a man. That is the first thing. Or I could be a woman.

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Identity Theft, by the Owner!

Identity Theft, by the Owner! – Radiate your beauty. Show your value. “Unless we base our sense of identity upon the truth of who we are, it is impossible to attain true happiness” Brenda Shoshanna.  I am a man. That is the first thing. Or I could be a woman.

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The Deaf Listener

The Deaf Listener – We have two ears and one mouth and we should use them proportionally. “Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply” Stephen R. Covey It is often said that we hear with our ears but we listen

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The Curious Case of broken Jaw II

The Curious Case of Broken Jaw II -a gripping true life story that taught me valuable lessons. “4 out of 5 motorcycle accidents end in injury or death” The night before, I had slept an angry and displeased man. And to make matters even worse, I was awoken in the

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The Curious Case of broken Jaw

The Curious Case of Broken Jaw -a gripping true life story that taught me valuable lessons. “4 out of 5 motorcycle accidents end in injury or death” From the corner of my eyes, I saw the motorcycle flip in one quick instant high up in the air and with a

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Low Hanging Fruits

Low Hanging Fruits -how entrepreneurs can capture a niche market using piggybacking techniques. “Build something 100 people love, not something 1 million people kind of like.” – Brian Chesky, cofounder of Airbnb This is a follow up to an earlier post titled “The Missing Piece” which is the first in

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Retail Location is Gold?

Retail Location is Gold? – Can the Retail Cluster Strategy for fuel stations provide competitive advantage in Nigeria? “It’s not so much about where we’re at, but where we want to go from where we’re at.” ― Craig D. Lounsbrough Using location as a competitive advantage in business is not

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The Missing Piece

The Missing Piece – how the Niche strategy can help entrepreneurs grow their failing businesses. “If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try” Seth Godin Being an entrepreneur has its perks, not only is starting a business important for economic survival, it allows the founder (business

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Prisoner of Fate

PRISONER OF FATE – The mind’s unrest (Chapter 4) “Not many readers on this platform are aware of a fiction story I have been working on for a few months now. The story narrates the mystery that Benjamin has been grappling with since he received a strange call from his

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The Buffalo Hunter Story

Buffalo Hunter – If there is a sacred moment in the ethical pursuit of game, it is the moment you release the arrow or touch off the fatal shot. -Jim Posewitz “Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity”  The story in this post was shared with me in 2016

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Bloodied but Unbowed

Bloodied but unbowed -A minute’s success pays the failure of years ““Failure is an attitude, not an outcome” Harvey MacKay Five years ago I considered starting an angel group with a couple of my former school mates and friends. It was an exciting idea (and it still is by the

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The Herd Instinct

The Herd Instinct -A snowflake doesn’t realize that it’s a part of the avalanche. “Unity makes us strong, but does it make us wise?” Anonymous Over many centuries, leaders have benefitted immensely from the herd instincts or mentality. Leaders perceived as having strong influences have wielded power over their followers

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The Love Bank

The Love Bank – Funding the account that keeps relationships sane. “You always gain by giving love”   Reese Witherspoon We’ve all heard or even owned at some point in our lives a piggy bank, cash box or even a kitty. But, have you by any chance heard of the

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The Broken Window Theory

The Broken Window Theory – The idea [is] that once disorder begins, it doesn’t matter what the neighborhood is, and things can begin to get out of control. “If you take care of the little things, then you can prevent a lot of the big things”  Ever heard about this

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A Car in Space

A car in Space – Space exploration takes a stylish dimension “The Space isn’t remote at all, it’s an hour drive away if your car could go straight upwards” Fred Hoyle No Jokes! There is a car in Space and it’s been there since February 2018- more than two years

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A peek into 2100

A peek into 2100 -To change the future, first you must imagine it “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” -Abraham Lincoln Wait, what year are we in? Its 2020! That’s like 80 years away! A quick addition to your age right now, it is pretty

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Eyes on the Prize

Eyes on the Prize – eye contact is more intimate than words will ever be “There is in the eye, a tongue we can’t silence” In one of my previous post weeks ago, I was keen on writing about understanding the non-verbal communication we often give off without even realizing

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A moment of Silence

A moment of Silence – “Silence is the great teacher, and to learn its lessons you must pay attention to it. “A moment of silence is nothing more than a code word for prayer” Is this a waste of time? Some years ago, the tragic news of the passing of

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Memories from Childhood

Memories from Childhood – How the Lead characters from the Sound of Music have fared (Julie Andrew & Christopher Plummer)  “Climb every mountain, ford every stream. Follow every rainbow until you find your dream” T HE MOVIE HAS EVERYTHING: music, romance, kids, spectacular scenery, religion, sentiment, comedy high and low,

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