Suffering a catastrophic power failure overseas is almost novel. After such an occurrence a few weeks ago, I had written extensively on the responsibilities of privatized power companies. One that performed as expected and the other that went above and beyond the usual. The write-up was so long, dense, and even sizzling that I had to leave it on my personal blog to revisit as I choose because, all my frustrations at the Nigerian government were unleashed in it. I sometimes wish I can share but...
I'm sure a few people are wondering whats up with my new avatar and new signature. Well, Honey Badgers are my new favorite animal specie.
"As tough as a Honey Badger."
- South African saying
After watching a National Geographic show on the animal, I was struck by the HoneyBadger's fierce single-mindedness and confident lack of fear. Even a baby HoneyBadger took on a Jackal. The
Updated Oct 22, 2012 at 06:40 PM by Big-K
Everyone seem to have a checklist in their head which they sort& tick as they go. Something close to what i will call pay as you go.
We spend our whole life looking for the perfect job after college or in between after which we go after or rather chase after skirts or trousers depending on the gender.
And when we finally get "The One". What next?
For some it will be building their career whilst for others it's the quest for a jnr
From little things, big things grow (Found in the Harmony of Love) -
Donald Chalmers, 1st July 2012.
Independence Day !
I've been thinking of how I might respond to a comment regarding a very popular header "Six word Stories, Dare to Write" in the linkedin "Writers & Bloggers: Passion Creative" Group regarding "Platitudes": "Good Lord, people. Stories. Stories! Dare to write! - do not mewl with platitudes !"
From my perspective, "from simpler propositions
Updated Jul 2, 2012 at 10:58 AM by a piper too
Shade's wedding was in less than thirteen weeks, and it seemed like everyone wanted to come in to see if they still needed anything. Titi felt blessed to be surrounded by all of the people, but she was beginning to get overwhelmed. Another guest again? I thank God nonetheless. "Shade!", she called out from the living room.
"Please see who is at the door".
"Mama, you have to see this", Shade whispered when she saw who it was through the stained glass.
Updated Oct 12, 2012 at 08:28 PM by Anike