Category Archives: Life

Tears of a Clown

[Image Source]  Behold, he writes again!!! I almost cannot believe how long it’s been since my last post. For that, I’m truly sorry. A lot’s been up in this clown’s life – but I’m sure you guessed that already. A … Continue reading

Posted in Choices, Disappointments, Life, Resolve | 14 Comments

Just Like That

“In my experience, there’s no better judgment than refusing to judge” – Imisi Sometime in January 2010, calling it the ‘Devil’s frying pan’, I had refused to rsvp for a friend’s wedding in Maiduguri. Now, over a year later, thanks … Continue reading

Posted in EnP CDS, Life, Purpose, Stereotypes | 8 Comments

All Because of You

[Image Source] Hallos! Sorry for my long ‘vac’. If you’ve been following the news or my pointers, you’d know that I’m done with service and far away from Maiduguri by now. I left Maiduguri on the 18th of June – … Continue reading

Posted in EnP CDS, Life, Maiduguri | 12 Comments

Rainy Days: The Sequel

[Image Source] Sorry I had to split the whole thing in two. I figure the “brief-reading” bug I caught’s a fairly popular one. And, in case you’re just joining us, we started with ‘Rainy Days: The Gambit‘. In that episode, … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Procrastination, Work | 7 Comments

Rainy Days: The Gambit

[Image Source] I’m sure the “Imisi, Editor” thing must have hung a few questions on your mind. Not to worry, that phase is over. Alas, I’m now an EX-something; they tried to make it fancy by calling me the IPP … Continue reading

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We All Build

[Image Source] My time at the Ruby Springfield College comes to an end in a few short minutes. I vividly remember soberly strolling in in August, having absolutely no idea what to expect of the kids. I didn’t even know … Continue reading

Posted in Appraisal, Fulfilment, Life, Teaching | 13 Comments

Remember Not This Face

[Image Source]   So, ‘Worlds Apart’ was greeted with mixed reactions. Maybe I saw it coming. Still, I can’t but be sincerely grateful to all those who liked it – and weren’t ashamed to say so. For the maaaaaaaaaaaaaaany who … Continue reading

Posted in Impact, Life, Parting | 15 Comments

Worlds Apart

[Image Source] At long last, and, in obvious spite of all my dilly-dallying, the long-awaited ‘poem’ is here. Lemme just say again that I was greatly out of my depth (as evidenced by poem number 2) venturing into the world … Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Happenstance, Life | 8 Comments

In Thr33s [Lessons From The Future]

[Image Source] After cleaning out the cob-webs on this blog, I think it’s about time I offered a proper apology for how long it’s been since my last post. There are a few things I do better than making excuses … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Selflessness, Stereotypes | 3 Comments

Sucker For Soccer

[Image Source] “Every time I went away I was deceiving my mum. I’d tell her I was going to school but I’d be out on the street playing football. I always had a ball on my feet” – Ronaldo “I … Continue reading

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