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WHILE WE WERE YET KIDS (Part 8)

When I was in boarding school, my set was very significant for a lot of things. We had a great number of rule breakers, bad boys and pretty girls. In

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THE COLLEGE CHRONICLES

After graduating from high school, I got admitted into an Eastern university to study Theatre Arts, a course I didn’t even apply for. This was in 2014. And my friend,

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Waka Pass Diaries (No Shame)

May 23 During my journey of self-ownership, I read something somewhere where it was written: “When you refuse to see the shame in something about you, then you take away

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HOSTEL CONFESSIONS (Chapter Seven)

Chapter 7: One Step Closer I was excited for yet another session, maybe because I would be finally able to put Bode’s issues behind me. SS2 was much tougher class

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The NYSC Diaries (Entry 7)

After the show I put on for Officer Yusuf and the camp commandant, I was something of the camp’s new rave. In a few hours after that display, I was

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HOSTEL CONFESSIONS (Chapter Six)

Chapter 6: The Most Junior Senior Boy Chidera’s and Victor’s situation affected me more than, apparently, it did them. Because after a few weeks, when the whole ruckus had died

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The NYSC Diaries (Entry 6)

So, after a long period of observation, I’ve come to make the most surprising discovery. The corps members in my orientation camp are unusually tolerant of homosexuality. Yes, there’s one

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K’osidim n’obi (Entry 11)

I think I’m finally experiencing a nervous breakdown. Mentally, I think I’m damaged. Writing has always been my way of escaping reality, and for the last two years, I’ve been

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HOSTEL CONFESSIONS (Chapter Five)

Chapter 4: Ejike and Other People As Ejike pulled me into that dark empty classroom, we first shared a light kiss before proceeding to dry-hump each other fully clothed, this

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The NYSC Diaries (Entry 5)

Y’all know how I promised myself that I wasn’t going to make any friends in this camp. And you know how epically the Orishas set me up to fail at