Tag Archives: yam

"Change"

“Change” I have decided to rage against the machine! I shall no more be a conformist! People say “Why cooked yam and okro soup” I say “Why not?” You ask what has that got to do with “Change” I say … Continue reading

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A sink full of plates

A sink full of plates I had been eyeing the pile in the kitchen for a number of days. But unfortunately by the time I get home I am too beat to do more than eye it again, take a … Continue reading

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Is that not poisonous?

Is that not poisonous? Conan’s lady love asked him once “Do you want to live forever?” (right before she hopped and got herself killed – not entirely her fault, but “we” needed some reason for Conan to go on a … Continue reading

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Airport Shenanigans

Airport Shenanigans The last couple of days (actually several weeks ago) have been pretty interesting. I had a meeting in Abuja for which I had a 9AM flight from Lagos to Abuja on ARIK Airline. I decided I would wake … Continue reading

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Celebration

Under the mid day sun, the drums beat The music – entrancing The young women – feet floating Men young and old – admiring Little girls admire their beads The pace is exciting The tune is enchanting The atmosphere expectant … Continue reading

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The hand

It is interesting to note how people react to the hand. I handed over my car to the AC repair man because there was some issue with it. Got on a Lagos state mass transit bus (lagbus) and witnessed an … Continue reading

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