Author: Temidayo Dick

I've never known how to describe myself. Musta skipped that class in elementary school. Oh well...guess its up to you to decide then!

A Classy Lady

A lot of people make the mistake of inter-changing wealth for class. Having a ton of cash, however, does not automatically make a lady classy. Think about it for a minute. Who have you ever thought of as having class?…

#NicerInternet

Have you ever been the victim of online negativity? I’m talking of when you are online and an anonymous user decides to rudely lash out at you for no particular reason. If you have, you’re not alone. Sadly, that kind…

Sadness (part 2)

“How come you’re still here?” I asked Maya as I entered the apartment that evening. “No tuesday-tuesday medicine today?” “Nope” she replied with a forlorn expression. “Damen has gone home to see his mum”. In the seven months since they’d…

Sadness

“I’ve fallen in love” screamed Maya. The fact that this action had occurred several times in the past and had lasted only a couple of months on each occasion was moot as we celebrated new love. Who cared whether it…

LURVE

Have you noticed how everyone always claims to know what love is? There’s hardly ever a love-related issue raised where everyone who’s anyone didn’t have an opinion. I for one, have always believed that there’s no general definition for love.…

DIETS

Its the new year and everyone is determined to lose some weight. It doesn’t matter that we ate all the wrong things last year, didn’t exercise and added a zillion kg, its a new year, resolves are still strong. More…

In Retrospect (II)… Whitey

Make no mistake about it- black is beautiful. A black man is always proud of his roots(back when heritage was everything). These days, everyone is ‘forming’ I live abroad. No matter, that’s not the gist of this post. This post…

In Retrospect (I)… MUZIK

It was a sad goodbye as 2014 left us hours ago. Times and lifetime events have become mere memories but I daresay 2015 holds the kind of excitement a new lover brings. These series tagged “In Retrospect” will reveal some…

Zzzzzzzzzzz

I’m typing up a post about sleep at 2:03am. Ironic, isn’t it? It so happens that during my tarry this fine morning, I remembered an Awake! article I read sometime ago about sleep, so I dug it up and coined…