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 vividly remember my clienteles reactions as soon as they realized that December 2009, will probably be the last time , that I would make clothes for them. (The ones that I confided in). It was a bitter -sweet moment for the most part. My clienteles were excited, at the same time worried about the […]Read More Gifted hands – the finale !
In the book of Genesis, Abraham and Sarah were visited by three random strangers. These strangers were angels in disguise, with the audacity to gently remind Abraham, of God’s promise, to make him the father of many nations , and also, that Sarah will bear a child in her old age. Y’all know that […]Read More Gifted hands (part VIII) – The war within me! !!
Fast forward the conversation, after detailed explanation of why I wanted to become an apprentice at Mr. Eddy ‘ s sewing shop, my father finally gave me the money. Truth be told, I was under the pretense that I was only learning to pass time. Dad had no clue that someday, I had the intentions […]Read More Gifted hands part V-Reality checks!