Medium: Charcoal on tonned paper Duration: 2 days Inspiration: The love between Annie Macaulay and 2face inspired me to make this artwork. They are such an adorable couple.
You know how long it takes. You of all people know how long it takes to achieve perfection. The sleepless nights you spend surfing the internet To become that perfect being. So where is perfection? Is it in makeup? The extra lines you add to your face? God should have realised you needed eyebrows like … Continue reading PERFECTION. By: StacySpeaks.
I never knew there is this part of me, the Stacy that enjoys sharing knowledge and feels sorry for people who don't know yet are unwilling to learn. Teaching the boys at Government Science College, Zuru is a whole new world. Many of them are glad to be in school and eager to learn; I … Continue reading DIARY OF A KEBBI CORPER. Episode 5. By: StacySpeaks.
Many of us are sick but unaware Sick because that's what defines our society Sick even when we look, feel and eat healthy. Yes even the medical practitioners are sick; their case is worse because they were trained by sick people to heal us of ailments they also suffer from. I know it sounds crazy … Continue reading HEAL ME, HEAL US. By: StacySpeaks.
God has a purpose for everyone who belongs to him, a purpose for everyday of our lives, be it long or short days. Each day we are given is for giving, serving and for living fully. It is God who gives us strength. This is just as true in old age as it is in … Continue reading HELP, I’M GETTING OLDER! By: Oluwasegun Oluwalana.
Since I have survived my first week in Zuru successfully I think it’s high time I told you about my experience. A mixture of sweet, ugly and manageable, it was. I left Ibadan to Government Science College, Zuru with a lifted spirit and open mind as I embarked on my 13 hour journey through mud … Continue reading DIARY OF A KEBBI CORPER EPISODE 4. By: StacySpeaks.
Every passing night seemed short and I felt deprived of enough rest as the soldier blew the beagle loudly and every Corper in all corners of the camp began to bleed out of their hostels. After the praise, worship and prayer session everyday, a representative of each platoon came forth to read the day's meditation … Continue reading DIARY OF A KEBBI CORPER EPISODE 3. By: StacySpeaks.
The hostel didn’t look so bad after all but having stepped into my room which almost looked like a hall I stood to count how many bunks were there just to have an idea of how many people I’ll be stuck with for the three weeks ahead. 22 bunks meant 44 people ought to … Continue reading DIARY OF A KEBBI CORPER Episode 2. By: StacySpeaks.
I needed a change of environment, something new; but didn’t envisage that the organisers of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) were secretly listening to me. I registered for the programme through their portal; I was super excited and counted myself among the lucky Nigerians who would be called for service just two months after … Continue reading DIARY OF A KEBBI CORPER. By: StacySpeaks.