Love As I See It

Osadebe Ijeoma Love

I look back and I wonder Even in the midst of my ponder Where you have been all my life Or if you came just to spy   I remember the days I felt all alone Wishing there was one to call my own My pillow bore the brunt of my tears Who else could …

What The Wind Brings Forth

Osadebe Ijeoma Fire

  Wind extinguishes candle but energizes fire. Smith was retrenched from his job and after he collected his letter, he brought out his diary and looked at his budget for the month. School had just resumed and he had his three children’s school fees to pay. His father-in-law was ill and staying in the hospital …

Memoirs of A Searching Lagos Lady 9

Osadebe Ijeoma Searching lady

  Yemi called again around 9pm and by then, I was visibly worried. Daniel’s number had not gone through all day and I did not know how to call Yemi and tell him that. at this point, I was having mixed feelings of both worry and disappointment. Worry because I was really worried about what …

The Lawful Captive

Osadebe Ijeoma lawful captive

Isaiah 49: 24,25 Shall the prey be taken from the mighty, or the lawful captive delivered? But thus saith the LORD, Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken away, and the prey of the terrible shall be delivered: for I will contend with him that contendeth with thee, and I will save thy …

Memoirs of A Searching Lagos Lady 8

Osadebe Ijeoma Searching lady

I left my office and called an Uber cab to take me to the mechanic’s workshop where I will pick up the car. I tried calling Daniel several times while on my way but did not reach him. I sent several texts asking him to get back to me as soon as he saw the …

WHERE WENT MY HAPPINESS?

  I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition. Martha Washington   I went through a very rough phase in my love life. I used …

Memoirs of A Searching Lagos Lady 7

  Now, we all knew Ogechi from our school days as someone who was a serious pessimist. If you had any idea and needed someone who will bring out all the down sides to that idea your run to person should be Ogechi. Immediately, I saw her response, I remembered and I knew I made …

Memoirs of A Searching Lagos Lady 6

The occupant of the vehicle walked up to my window and was apologizing. I wound down, opened my car door and walked to the back to see the damage without even acknowledging him. My booth was badly dented but thankfully, none of the lights were affected. I have never been someone who raises my voice …

Memoirs Of A Searching Single Lady 5

  I looked at my friend Enitan and winked, “Please help me arrange these invitation cards, I will be back soon.” We stepped outside the church building and he began, “My name is Daniel Adebayo. I have been attending this church for about two months now and I have been observing you. Let me start …

A Letter to Girlkind.

He who finds a woman has found a good thing. I thoroughly agree with that. Emotional. Kind. Intuitive. Nurturing. These and many more qualities are what make females an integral part of existence. The beauty of it actually, if you consider their ‘energy’ as well. The world wouldn’t be a cool place to stay without …