Tales We Tell: Med School Edition

"How many of you want to be Neurosurgeons?" The euphoria was bellowing and hands ferociously shot up like three years olds being offered candy. Being the "top notch" students, dreams were sprouting like mushrooms. Honestly, in that Millennium Hall, where we were currently packed liked sardines, our aspirations had never felt so free. We could … Continue reading Tales We Tell: Med School Edition

Tales We Tell: Highschool Edition

Highschool.Most of us probably have a memory etched in our minds everytime someone mentions highschool. For some of us it's a whole cascade of them, others perhaps one or two moments that you never even want to recap. And for the one and only's, like yours truly, it's been both. I had my hills and … Continue reading Tales We Tell: Highschool Edition

Tales We Tell: African Edition

Mornings.How best could I describe an African sunrise? Oh yah! "Naaaahhh… Siveenyaaaa…. Babathiii Baba…" or whatever way you mistook it. This would last until mom rudely interrupts it with her morning speech that's basically a concoction of threats. A morning cocktail! And you just have to admire the level of creativity in it. "Eeeehh!! Utatoka … Continue reading Tales We Tell: African Edition

From My Heart To My Crush III

From My Heart To My Crush, Glorious.That's perhaps the only word to describe the past few weeks. Ofcourse, I haven't made a confession yet. An embarrassment at a time! But it's been beautiful. You're no longer just my second sunrise but my dusk to dawn. And the days have never been brighter. I regained my … Continue reading From My Heart To My Crush III

From My Heart To My Crush II

From my heart to my crush, SOMEONE OUT THERE HATES ME!My thoughts abandoned me. I lost my alphabets and for a second I could just stare. "Ah! Hey... Hello.... Yes.... A while!? Sorry..... Hellooo!" - And it's at that moment, that I knew, I had fucked up! - Dropped all my marbles at the very … Continue reading From My Heart To My Crush II

From My Heart To My Crush I

From my heart to my crush, The results came in today. Tested positive for kleptomania because God knows how much I've been stealing glances. I've seen you walk past me a couple of times in class. Always meticulous with your strides as if carefully calculated. Which are, by the way, because you take an average … Continue reading From My Heart To My Crush I