“The opposite of faith is not doubt, but certainty. Certainty is missing the point entirely. Faith includes noticing the mess, the emptiness and discomfort, and letting it be there until some light returns.” ― Anne Lamott, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith I spent a better part of my first year in medical school wondering… Read More Determined To Thrive
“Parrot how are you?” she asked. “I’m fine aunty”, I replied as I and my fellow first graders dashed into the restroom at the start of recess. This was the janitor at my elementary school and she, like many others, referred to me as ‘Parrot’ because I talked nineteen to the dozen. I don’t quite… Read More Too Much Then, Too Little Now (On Finding Balance)
Nigeria I hail thee! Another October 1st, another celebration of our status as a sovereign nation! Our achievement of independence is something worth celebrating – the sweat, tears and blood of many of countrymen were shed for this. But then there are many questions to be asked. What have we achieved after independence? What have… Read More Nigeria I Hail Thee!