Maureen Alikor

Compulsory White Wedding Dress

This question has been on my mind for sometime as I have been a guest at weddings and the brides ALL adorned white gowns of various styles, length, design, material. Most of them a tad bit uncomfortable as they struggled with 'carrying' their gowns as they walked up and down during their wedding ceremonies. And

Compulsory White Wedding Dress2019-01-25T15:52:18+00:00

Concern towards large church auditoriums

My concern towards large church auditoriums in Nigeria is growing in leaps and bounds as new massive auditoriums are dedicated and more been built. To be clear, I am not in contention with the buildings as much as I am with the worshippers who gather in said churches, and sometimes the Preachers too for certain

Concern towards large church auditoriums2018-12-21T03:19:44+00:00

Letter To My Son About Rapists And Abusers

  Dear Son, I hope this letter meets you while you are still innocent and whole. Forgive the urgency in my voice, I am a mother with tales to tell and woes to fight and I pray evil escapes you, but while I pray, it would be irresponsible of me to leave you unaware of

Letter To My Son About Rapists And Abusers2018-11-22T12:38:39+00:00

Poetry: I Miss Poetry

i. I miss poetry not the bitter twisted lies forming lines of arrogance becoming trickles of pride not the self-bloated words of one drunk in similes personifying self as poetry nor of one soaked in oxymorons and metonymy that which speaks of truth of love, and unrivaled unity the iamb the trochee the dactyl, and

Poetry: I Miss Poetry2019-01-17T15:20:47+00:00

ON ACTIVISM: WE WERE BORN ACTIVISTS

Activism is fast becoming as popular as the word coca-cola, not because it is a new word but because people are drastically beginning to recognize their role and their power of their voice and believe in something higher than themselves. According to Merriam Webster the word the word activism is “a doctrine or practice that emphasizes direct

ON ACTIVISM: WE WERE BORN ACTIVISTS2018-10-08T09:40:19+00:00