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Denge first lap completed

Two sittings of approximately three hours each estimated to completion of the first draft of my farcical short novel DENGE. I had previously reckoned a September completion but alas Money sent me...

Soul sacrifice

http://bible.us/1jn4.8-20.niv Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. ... No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another,...

Soul sacrifice

http://bible.us/1jn4.8-20.niv Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. ... No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another,...

Soul sacrifice

http://bible.us/psa18.25-29.niv To the faithful you show yourself faithful, to the blameless you show yourself blameless, to the pure you show...

Revisited : Race against Superflu

A couple of months ago after Ebola had landed in Nigeria, I warned here on Facebook that this is a global problem which the entire world ought to urgently engage with . Our brothers and sisters...

Ebola tourist destination

Wow! Nigeria may now become the preferred port of call for Ebola carriers - with our demonstrated success record. :(

http://www....

The accusing fish head

Why do some of these restaurant people neglect to remove the eye from the fish head before cooking it ? I really do feel guilty eating this guy; I mean while it is sort of staring at me.

Remembering henry Miller - Tropic of Cancer

" I am living at the Villa Borghese. There is not a crumb of dirt anywhere, nor a chair misplaced. We are all alone here and we are dead.
Last night Boris discovered that he was lousy. I had...

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Cool thing I did to my website today:

I had earlier programmed my Facebook activities thus : Abbreviated posts go to my Twitter account and finally displayed in a little widget on my...

Nose To Grindstone - an advertisement for myself

I foresee that my nose will one day get me into trouble. Please stay awhile while I explain. Last week I was speaking on the phone with a friend I hadn't seen in more than 30 years. He was with...

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Kept away from church this morning by my cranky shoulder. I am sure God is not pleased with this and He's going to fix it quickly. I predict I shall be driving again by tomorrow morning.

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Dreary day. Left shoulder still hurting from repetitively sleeping on it at night. Possibly dislocated (I hope not) , because regular paracetamol don't seem to help much ; unfortunately can't/won'...

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There is no magic here. We tamed Ebola by putting into action our tremendous abilities to FEAR , and which we have practiced over many decades and become experts at. Here in Nigeria, the fear of...

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Rainy day, rain all day
Ain't no use in gettin' uptight
Just let it groove its own way
Let it drain your worries away
(Jimi Hendrix)

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I just found myself in the most wonderful house. I won't tell you the owner. Quite enjoying the pampering of the Filipino butler and stewards. This is way too cool.

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Amusing to watch two illiterate girls try to get money out of an ATM this afternoon. Every time the machine told them 'Insufficient Funds' but as they didn't understand, they kept trying again...

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Is this moringa leaf safe for human beings ? I chewed some of it the other day and consequently my head became very "correct" and I found it difficult to sleep. I think this stuff may be a...

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Survey question sent to me : Do you carry your phone in a case or naked ?

Who are these guys ? I know not about anyone else but I always wear clothes. I don't believe in going about naked...

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http://bible.us/1co6.15-20.niv Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ himself? Shall I then take the members of Christ and unite them...

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I wish you all a day full of laughter :
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Wicked people spill ogbono soup on a smooth floor
~ old Indian proverb

Stop

STOP
- occupying your THOUGHTS with what other people are doing to DESTROY the world.
START
- occupying your hands with ACTIVITIES which will IMPROVE your own local environment...

A Theoretical Implementation of the Principles of Conjugal Bliss

A badly produced Film I just watched on TV:
Now I think this one should have been a comedy film, but it not; surprisingly. Here is the story line. A young girl living with her widowed mother...

Free Book App - The Lion's Dinner

This small children's story book gets published 15 Sept. For 2 weeks only , I will be giving away the Android flipbook app of this book completely free of charge. If you want the app please...

Soft Sell - (advertisement for myself)

My hands are embarrassingly soft. I have had them that way since I was a kid , and I do remember that I habitually kept them tucked in my pockets in my late teen years ; because guys made jokes...

The Liberated Ape

Now, even #Iyanla may not be looking forward to fixing this one.
A wonderful family man gets sick with the #Ebola virus. His wife fearing the worst flees the home taking the children with...

The Ebola Conspiracy

Just how much are we being told about the #Ebola virus outbreak ? I found this online

the world, this is no time for a 'blame game' . ALL HANDS MUST BE ON DECK !!

#1 As the chart...

Race against Super-Flu

This #Ebola epidemic has me more than worried, considering the theory going around that it might have been an American military experiment gone out of control; else why does America seem so on...

Plaudits and Philistines - an advertisement for myself (2)

The guy pestered me for four days and nights like the very offspring of the devil himself. From all the way Indiana, You-Ess-Hey, he kept trying to make me purchase a book promotion contract. It...

How to make a million dollars in one day without leaving your home

So much has been written on this topic, and you will find that all of them are so impractical that they quite qualify to be called brainless. You will find people asking you to invest your money...

Jagunlabi's Garden - a short long story

Sugomu woke up one morning to find with alarm that someone had planted a farm in the front yard of his home. It stretched from fence tofence and up to the foot-wide bed of pebbles which skirted...

Hot Water - Easy Recipe

This is a surprisingly easy drink to prepare and which can be enjoyed any time of the day. It is still a miracle that a lot of people do not know how to prepare this. If so, this is your lucky day...

Day 10 : Home Strange Home.

Salam!
It is D-day today.No problem waking up on time at all. I never have such a problem while aiming to catch an early morning flight, because I am nearly always sleepless for the anxiety...

Day 9 : Sweet and Sour Sauce

Salam!
My printer was finally delivered this morning after I went pestering. Disaster : it weighed 27 kg. Consequently I found that I had more than 20kg of excess baggage. I ask the computer...

Day 8: Home in the Bones

Salam!
I am in home-bound mood. I think I am getting bored with this place already; I am a restless person and I am I think still upset by the bed bug even though , with careful searching, I...

Day 7: The Lone Stranger

Salam!
I had slept for only about three hours last night . This because I had taken too many vitamin pills yesterday and ended the day with a large glass of sugar-rich Kiwi fruit juice....

Day 6 : Metro Man

Salam!
Woke up early today completely disjointed. My bed seemed like it was a boat still on the creek and swaying with the gentle waves. Sleep was thereafter difficult.I appeared to have a...

Day 5: A Dinner Date With Myself

Salam!
Today is Friday, and it is like a holiday today. I mean,Friday is like Sunday here - most of the shops and businesses are closed.Again I took a long walk to the Dubai Creek at the far...

Day 4 : An Evening Amidst the Dunes

Salam!
Woke up this morning determined to tackle my travel notes . It is a long time , well after mid day before Ii could extricate myself from the task. My Desert Safari is for 3.00pm, so I...

Day 3: Wary Gatekeepers

Salam!
The system here appears to operate with very little bureacracy. The hotel has not even demanded a deposit from me. On the other hand they are happy to hold on to my passport anyway; I...

Day 2: Most wondrous edifice

Salam!
Woke up too early today - 4.m to be exact ; which would be 1a.m back home. The body clock still not adjusted. Got breakfast around 9am then came back to sleep for another 3 hours ....

Day 1 : The forecourt of a wealthy king

Salam!
Arrived in Dubai after a fog-related delay and aboard an Emirates Airlines flight. Arrived into an opulence that I had not experienced in a long while -the graceful splendor of an...

If You See Me Walking...

The woman had enough foundation on her face to support a small skyscraper building. That was how I would have forever remembered her. Not only that, her girth was so immense that she could only...

An Incipient Sodom

We do not live in a normal world anymore; we live in a sex-obsessed world. In these present times , it is either you are gay/lesbian or straight. There are no normal persons;your sexual preference...

Blocked

As I write this I have two books before me on my desk; both half-completed. Actually they are both less than a quarter complete, but perhaps the smallest of all the chicaneries offered by the...

The Incredible Pianist

I used to attend a church where the piano player had no idea how to play the damn thing, and kept hitting the keys in any old way in the hope that somehow the absolutely discordant notes would...

The urgent task ahead

The remains of my late mother was buried yesterday 21/02/2014 at a solemn, peaceful and happy event which went like a dream. My family thanks all of our friends who took time off to celebrate with...

Going Bata Dancing

Finally starting off tonight with writing The Bata Dancer . I have been researching this novel for more than two years and the more I put together , the less I think I know to start to write it...

The existence of God

I keep thinking how disastrous it will be for me , if nothing is indeed wiser or greater than myself . If I did not yet completely believe in God, the possibility that He exists should give me...

The Greatest Woman That Ever Lived - A Tribute

Eunice Olufolaju Ogunjobi
Born: 04-04-1929
Transitioned: 01-01-2014

My mother was one of the greatest women ever lived. Indeed I will say she was the greatest. Without someone...

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