NSG JOURNAL Archive

My Way Maker

One of my favorite themes in the bible is this whole “making a way out of no way” business. A way in the wilderness, rivers from rocks, parting the red sea to dry land, manna from heaven…resurrection of Christ. Surely if He makes a way for something

NSG is recruiting the services of a man

”NaijaSingleGirl’, a reputable lady as the title describes is a single Nigerian girl. Physically, NSG is not your average big booty, big breasted, fleeked eyebrows, contoured nose ‘pepperdem’ female, but she has all that spiritually in addition to having a beautiful heart. NSG has been single for quite

Do not ask me how I am!

An old friend I haven’t spoken to in ages called me last night. He said, “How is work?” I said fine. Then he asked if I am happy where I am working. I didn’t respond. He asked of my routine and I told him. He asked if

Perseverance and my old friends

The other day, I stumbled on an interview of a popular celebrity published in 2006 and I was amazed at the list of businesses he had laid his hands on in the quest to be successful. I am reminded of a colleague of mine in the university.

Our new year chicken the other year

The chicken was a white broiler with the shortest legs I have ever seen. A family friend gifted my family in September and though it was reasonably large, we thought it was clever to save it for Christmas. Luckily, we had a shelf that served as the

My life in 2016

I have never marked that date they call Valentine’s Day with a significant other. The one time I was close to this on my 17th year on earth, I was in an unserious long distance relationship. A relationship I had to remind myself I was in a

Welcome to your 20’s

I was a 14 year old walking on my streets when a man grabbed my hands and said. “I won’t rest until the face graces magazine covers.” Then he went on to tell me how pretty I was. I learnt he was the manager of a big