Vulnerability: What is Wrong with Being Vulnerable?

We live in a world that sets funny standards. Being vulnerable is perceived and almost always (mis)interpreted as a sign of weakness. Tell me. The last time hot, piercing tears danced down your cheeks, was there someone to hold you and let you empty those rivers of pain? Or did some unsympathetic onlookers tells you “don’t cry,” “be a man,” “be strong?” Do you know … Continue reading Vulnerability: What is Wrong with Being Vulnerable?

Productivity Traps: 7 Reasons You are Not as Productive as You Should Be

Are you productive? Don’t read further until you have your answer. Okay, you’re probably not as productive as you should be. Here’s the thing: Achieving productivity goes beyond working long hours on end. It involves overcoming the distractions and efficiently managing the million tasks that just won’t go away. Now, I’m a productivity freak. Every day, I ask myself, “Adenike, what did you achieve today? … Continue reading Productivity Traps: 7 Reasons You are Not as Productive as You Should Be

Benefits of Gratitude: What Oprah Winfrey and Ellen White Say

How grateful are you for your life? When you learn the benefits of gratitude, you’d understand the power of your mindset. Life experiences come in all shapes, colors, and sizes. Today, the sun is shining and the weather is awesome. Tomorrow, the clouds are heavy, and you don’t feel like getting out of bed. I understand what this feels like. So, I’ve decided to figure … Continue reading Benefits of Gratitude: What Oprah Winfrey and Ellen White Say

The Book Of Revelation: Why Many Christians Avoid this Book

Did you know that the Book of Revelation is the most unread book of the Bible? I discovered this many years when I was in secondary school. I attended a Federal Government Girls’ College and we had what was known as the FCS, Fellowship of Christian Students. Many of my classmates were given positions in the chapel. I also recall being an usher sometime in … Continue reading The Book Of Revelation: Why Many Christians Avoid this Book

Celebrities: They are Human Beings Not gods

Today, I met Tuface (2Baba) and Annie Idibia, two famous celebrities in Nigeria, Africa, and the world at large. It’s an experience that I might not forget in a while. Now, it was a Fellowship Award and Concert event organized by the Department of Music, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. You’re probably wondering: “How did you come to be there?” If you’ve read about me here, … Continue reading Celebrities: They are Human Beings Not gods