THE MORNING AFTER VIII

The Morning After MONDAY, MARCH 10th, 2014. Ogba, Lagos. 9PM Funmi gazed up at her ceilings, thinking about her day. Being pregnant was the last thing on her mind when she had woken up in the morning but right now it was her main pre-occupation. How come she never suspected anything? She had been so devastated by the rape and […]

THE MORNING AFTER VII

The Morning After MONDAY, MARCH 10th, 2014. Akoka, Lagos. 9AM Dunni glanced at the wall clock in the class, she knew it was too early to be bothered about the time but she couldn’t help it. She had made up her mind to see Funmi today and was only in class because the first class was Mr Fakorede’s. His classes […]

THE MORNING AFTER VI

The Morning After SATURDAY, MARCH 8th, 2014. Ogba, Lagos. 11PM Funmi tapped the end button as she felt her phone vibrate signalling a call. She didn’t have to look to see who it was to know that it was Bode calling. She switched her phone to silent mode as she expected a repeat call and true to her expectation and […]

THE MORNING AFTER V

The Morning After SATURDAY, MARCH 8th, 2014. Isolo, Lagos. 4PM Dunni looked at her phone in exasperation, she had been trying to call Funmi but the calls just wouldn’t connect as her primary line was switched off while her alternate line was dropping calls. She had called earlier in the morning, only for it to ring out. ‘Atleast she should […]

SCORE THAT GOAL V – SELF DISCIPLINE

Discipline The highly disciplined individual does not have to point a gun at anyone to take what he wants; people “sense” his power and cheerfully give him everything they’ve got. – Dan Kennedy We have come a long way since score that goal! debuted on Inspire World. We have grown from the intro Why You’re Not Hitting Your Goals and […]

THE MORNING AFTER IV

The Morning After WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5th, 2014. Ikoyi, Lagos. 2PM. ‘Bode, this is wrong.’ Dunni said, looking not at all pleased. ‘Why would you record it? For what purpose were you intending to use it for?’ Bode looked rather dis-interested in the conversation as he fiddled with his phone. ‘My break time actually ends by 1:45pm and I’m already fifteen […]

SCORE THAT GOAL IV – FOCUS

focus Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus – alexander Graham Bell. Growing up, there were lots of stuffs we played and experimented with as kids, without knowing that we were actually handling Principles that control life. Take for instance, the case of getting a glass (mirror […]