I was never enamoured by Japanese wrestlers-The Great Kabuki, Mr Saito, Mr Fuji, and Yokozuna-until recently. They were usually quite mean. Mr. Fuji’s cruelty had a mesmerizing quality to it and Kabuki with his Asian mist had some kind of allure. But I will concede to the fact that their in-ring skills were usually pretty […]Read more "LIFE LESSONS FROM #WWE 21. KINSHASA (SHINSUKE NAKAMURA)"
UK TODAY The train hurtled away from London Victoria coach station towards East Croydon. Outside, the heavens rained down snow icing and turned the world into a frosty cake. The unfolding vista opened up like beautiful flower petals, ephemeral beauty that was hastily swept away by impatient rushing winds. The young man, head leaning against […]Read more "GRACE"
SU’EDDIE, THIS ONE IS FOR YOU Conducted by an orchestra of hopelessness, a symphony of agony filled the ever dark room. In the enclosed dank space, groans of turning wheels mingled with endless sighs and moans. The nature of the torture was however, more mental than physical. A couple of tiny windows admitted watery light […]Read more "REDEMPTION"
Achilles, born of an immortal! Dipped into the river Styx as a baby, he became invulnerable. However, the heel of his right leg was not soaked by the magical water and that became a disadvantage. The weakness was exploited in the battle of Troy when an enemy shot at him with an arrow. The projectile […]Read more "THE ADVANTAGES OF OUR DISADVANTAGES"
The serpent was the craftiest of all the creatures the Lord God had made. So the serpent came to the woman. “Really?” he asked. Did God ask you not to eat of every tree in the garden? The tinted lights flashed on and off like an erratic rainbow and stroboscopes juggled balls of […]Read more "ENSNARED.."
Frustration, a debilitating roaring inferno engulfed my soul as I lingered in Starrling bank for my monthly stipend. I had been waiting for hours for seventy thousand naira while the official lazed away with apparent boredom as she awaited the confirmation from my office. It now absolutely made sense why the bank was a […]Read more "ENABLED…"