THE ROAD FREQUENTLY TAKEN

Every 40 seconds, somebody somewhere thinks of life as not worth living and ends their own life. More than 700,000 people do this unholy ritual yearly. In America, a person commits suicide every 12 minutes and for every successful suicide, there have been 25 failed attempts at suicide. Lesotho has the highest suicide rate in […]

THE LIFE WE LEAD

It’s the International Day of Youths—a day where the world celebrates youths for their strides and efforts in building a life for themselves and their contributions to the growth and advancement of humanity. The average life of contemporary youth is filled with chaos disguised as responsibilities and expectations that have marred and scarred the lives […]

UNINSPIRED? JUST DO IT

It’s funny how we have a weird relationship with our family and still cheerfully yell “Family is everything”. This minute we’re grateful to God for gifting us with such beautiful individuals who you would swear that you could die for, and the next minute, you find yourself cussing out and asking God what you did […]

THE FLIP SIDE OF THE COIN

Oftentimes we rant and express our utmost distaste for patriarchy—it’s subtle and pronounced nuances, especially as it affects the privileges accrued to men. The world has made it easier to spot the privileges of a sexist male and is even quick to judge the actions of men, sometimes in brutal ways. However, there is the […]

KOBITI

This one’s for you The one with the stress-free shy smile With wild laughs and an unbothered persona, Your dark sheen radiating your endless happiness Your resilience self-powering your dreams fearlessly ACU’s Media Lawyer This one’s for you. The child with cute squinting eyes Whose giggles and laughs are oddly simple Chairman’s very own sissy […]

TIME-OUT

“Life is a race.” “Life is a competition and if you don’t run fast enough, you’ll get trampled upon.” “Successful people don’t sleep” More often than not, we get so accustomed to the thought of how work and more work is all we need to be successful that we go through life trying to exist […]