Musings

Letter To Madam Theresa May

Dear Madam May, First, I would like to congratulate you for Trump’s triumph in the US. It’s rumoured that the Brexit Juice inspired Americans. Well, that’s something: an additional star in the ranks of western supremacy. But, that’s not the kernel of my letter. Madam, imagine, if you will, a student from another country in…

Musings

…Of Leaders and Followers

Revolutionary leaders do not create revolutions but are at once representatives, instruments, and managers of revolutionary sentiments and faiths. -Prof. Winston Langley A country’s and, perhaps too, the world’s progress hinges on two things: leaders and followers. They rub off each other. Now, that’s the basics and root foundation of our existence. Leaders lead; followers,…

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Defining a PhD Celebration With Tears and Joy

I would like to start from the beginning about how I got decorated with the Doctor of Philosophy in Literature and Creative Writing. Dear friends, please, bear with me as I narrate this tale. It started at Prophet Adeoye Street, Ijeshatedo, Lagos state. We lived in a crummy flat, where the toilets flushed after drinking…