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LET ME SING A SONG ABOUT LIFE (Part 3)

Previously on A SONG ABOUT LIFE… * Even though I had shown him the possibility through gay porn, my best friend, Segun initially said no to having sex with me.

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365 Days With E

It’s been 365 days since you agreed to be my girl. I’m literally writing this a few hours after I called you, crying because I’d hurt myself. That’s how much

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LOVE IS A MURDER

It was toward the end of the thirteenth episode of Legacies, in the scene where Hope was struck with grief over the loss of Landon, that the hauntingly beautiful soundtrack

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LET ME SING A SONG ABOUT LIFE (Part 2)

Previously on  A SONG ABOUT LIFE… * At the time my romance with the Hausa trucker was ending, us final year students had started preparing for our WAEC exams. Then

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LET ME SING A SONG ABOUT LIFE

The preparation for my field trip to Nigeria in May filled me with memories. Some of which filled me with some worry about the decisions I’ve made where I put

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THE NAME OF MY GIRLFRIEND

Perhaps I was the one who made the mistake of linking my brother to my friend. Not like there had been a lot of options at the time: the family

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TRANSAMERICA

The first time I had sex with a person of the same sex, it wasn’t anything like I thought it’d be. There was no shit, no blood. I found myself

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Opinion: The Privilege of Positivity

Yesterday, a friend on social media challenged me to “only post positive messages for one whole day.” It felt like part social media campaign and part gentle personal scolding: you’re

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A REALLY SPECIAL GUY

I was introduced to Kito Diaries by a friend about six weeks ago. Ever since then, it’s been like a bible to me. One of the first stories I read

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CALL ON JESUS

NYSC hadn’t been going as planned. I’d had these wild thoughts of exploring wherever I was posted to and living large. However, my village witches intervened and I was posted