Category: Others

Martha’s Pen: Get a hobby

“Hobbies keeps your mind clear and your hands busy” I learnt that from a cartoon, but for those who see cartoons as being a baby’s thing , just focus on the quote  and not the source. You see most time we are often idle , we don’t have anything to do, we get bored so […]

Martha’s Pen: June

Hey guys it’s been a really longtime so sorry for the quite long break I have come back reloaded with all the interesting topics to pique your interest. It’s a new month already. I actually can still remember the dances and jubilation in church at the cross over service, and here we are it’s almost […]

Martha’s Pen: Relationship Palaver

Have you ever been through a bad breakup breakup before?, ever been cheated on or betrayed?, ever been hurt by someone who you hold in so much high esteem?, and after all of these you feel like your healing process might take forever , if you are in this position or were then you will […]

Martha’s Pen: Prove to Who??

I have realized overtime that some of us are not satisfied with ourselves, achievements , growth or even plans in life , because we have chosen to get invisible marks of a job well done from some set of people with whom we have worked tirelessly to prove ourselves to, and these are people who […]

Martha’s Pen: Support System

You know how it is in secondary school that topic is it biology or inter science now? , that follows one another  discussing the various systems of the body, respiratory, circulatory etc well for the support system I don’t mean those ones that regulate your body and all rather I mean the support system for […]

My First Air-Travel experience

Kindly place your hand on your chest and repeat after me😆 ”No matter what I read here today, I shall not make jest of the writer either to her face or even in the comment section. So help me God.” Kindly note that you are now under oath😒 You May proceed😁 In October 2017, I […]

My First week at the Nigerian Law School

Hello Y’all It’s been a while😁, your girl has been settling down at Law School and as you’ll expect, I’ve got some juicy gists to spill😁 About a week and few days back, I got news that we’ve been posted to various campuses for the compulsory one year course to be qualified to practice law […]

Writers—born or made?

What are your goals for 2019? For sure, personal growth and pruning is one of them. Landing a (better) job might also be another. You have writing aspirations or goals? So get up and hit the ground running; achieve your goals right from this month. In the fast-paced digital world of today, the writing industry […]

Martha’s Pen: Forgiveness

So many times, we think forgiveness is only about other people Its more like you offend someone, you, tell the person you are sorry or find other means of showing how remorseful you are and then everything is fine. But everything is not fine because you still feel that little cut of sadness piercing through […]

Martha’s Pen: Choose Happiness

Many of us live our lives as though its a plague, we think happiness is for a selected few so we just wallow in our self-pity, sadness, and give in to the pains of the situations we face. We struggle like we are trying to get someone to give us happiness as a gift someday […]

Martha’s Pen: A mind of your own

Okay, I really don’t think some of us get how this thing works. So this is how it is , you are a being with your own heart, mind , body, soul, thinking faculty, all yours, and you belong to you. Over time I have seen people acting like staff members in their own life. […]

Martha’s Pen: Keep a secret

How I love men and women who would not only keep a secret but would not use it as an example. It is not like you have to prove to anyone that you are worthy to be told a secret to but it is reassuring that people should be relieved and feel at peace after […]

Martha’s Pen: I miss You

I miss you I miss you I am sorry it took so long to say it I am sorry I lost track of time I miss you The sweet you, all the shades of your white and black All the days you were part of All the years that had you in it I miss […]

Martha’s Pen: Pay Back

No one is perfect, we don’t all have what we want, no one has it all, we fall short in one way or the other and lean on others for help. We get all that part yeah, and there is a part too that you borrow and you are supposed to return too, but there […]

Martha’s Pen: My May

Happy New Month folks, so happy we made it again, 4 month don waka like that oh, 8 more to go, may God never stop keeping us all. Bye bye to all our sadness, long nights of tears, heartbreaks, loss in any way, happiness all the way for the remaining 8 month. I also wish […]