It started as a conversation, somewhere in Clarkston, GA. “I’d love to visit New York”, I said to my sister and dear friend, Caroline. It had been a busy day, volunteering at the free clinic, so we took advantage of the little break to chat. I thought she was joking when she responded “I’m in […]Read More My ReVeNge !!!!
08.24.2018 On this day, I had just completed my night shift of 12hours. On my way home, I stopped by the gas station to fill my car with fuel. As I reached out for the noozle to start fueling, I heard a voice behind me. “Please, can you put gas in my car ?” I […]Read More Flash back!!!!
08.20.18 On this day, I paid my final respect to my fellow comrade. It wasn’t a sudden death, instead, it was expected. “Twas the case of aging gracefully” There were signs and symptoms. Each diagnostic visit, was a comeback for great victory! Except for this time, I felt a different aura as we left the […]Read More Forever August
It was my first job in a corporate body, here in the States, therefore, it felt good! I mean really good, to have job security and guaranteed paycheck, every two weeks. Ha ha! Won’t he do it! Excuse my manners lol, I don’t think I mentioned the name of my school in my previous blog […]Read More Coming to America , Episode IV- Come! O Taste and See !!
“What is the big deal about losing your job in a clothing store? How much money were you making anyways?” One might ask. When I was in Nigeria preparing to travel to United States, I was under the impression that, a job and a place of residence will be available, before my arrival. That was […]Read More Coming to America-Episode III- There’s God O O O!!!!!!
“You made it! Welcome to America! How was your trip?” The voice of my host ringing, with so much excitement, as though I just won a lottery. I was too tired to say a word and not in the mood, to listen to the long instructions of do’s and don’ts relating to my new living […]Read More Coming to America! Episode II- Life in a Foreign Land
I left Lagos, Nigeria on the 19th of December, 2009 and arrived New York on the 20th of the same month. I wish I could write how exciting I felt about the journey. Honestly, I wasn’t. When my flight left Lagos, I didn’t get the memo that I had a connecting flight in Dubai enroute to New York. Don’t get me […]Read More Coming to America! Episode I- Johnny Just come!