Tag "humanity"

Editor's Desk 2 Comments

Dear Self Righteous Nigerian: Open Letter From a Humanist

Dear Self Righteous Nigerian At what point did we become so comfortable with raising glasses to murder, with saying cheers to the act of one man taking another man’s life?

The Happenings 3 Comments

Tweet Of The Day XVII

Here’s a great example of the stark difference between the current American presidency and the last: in the wake of Trump’s horrific response to the Charlottesville tragedy, where he condemned

The Happenings 10 Comments

Donald Trump lashes out at Meryl Streep following her Golden Globes speech

Sunday night’s must-see moment at the Golden Globes had to be Meryl Streep’s acceptance speech upon receiving the Cecille B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award. The actress used the time to

Poetry 2 Comments

SHAKEN

Oh my darling, do not be so shaken There is no solace here You will feel the rain and the heat The ground will not carry you forever And the

Editor's Desk 12 Comments

Eleven Ways To Love Yourself More This New Year

1. Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself: It’s really easy to focus on your flaws, imperfections, pimples, and other things you hate about yourself. But harping so much on negative

Poetry 2 Comments

A Moment

One moment, we are a race who sees beauty in everything The next, we have devolved into a race that sees beauty only in the vanity of appearance. * One

Series (Non-Fiction) 32 Comments

K’osidim n’obi (Entry 4)

I was going to talk about something else in this entry but I’ll just have to move it to the next entry because I desperately need to talk about Ozumba.

Editor's Desk 20 Comments

The Piece About The Dehumanization Of Kim Kardashian

Originally published on papermag.com Kim Kardashian was bound, gagged, handcuffed and held at gunpoint by two masked men posing as police officers in her Paris home – a disturbing and

Series (Non-Fiction) 14 Comments

MUSING WITH DARLENE: WHILE I WAS AWAY

It was after office hours and almost everyone else had gone home. I was alone at the workplace. I decided do some writing, you know, get back on that horse

Our Stories 23 Comments

HE IS AKIN

Writer’s Note: The following narration is a work of fiction inspired by true life events. * I was hidden in the crowd the day it happened – the day he