today we’ll change tomorrow

eager for an aim, a plan, believing the answer could come from any direction at any time, if only she…

the tang of soy, smoke in someone’s hair, the grassy hills turning blond in june, an arrangement of oaks and…

fear and suffering

he who fears he shall suffer, already suffers what he fears × michel de montaigne ×

to achieve great things

to achieve great things, two things are needed: °¹ a plan °² and not quite enough time × leonard bernstein ×

what you’re wearing

document the moments you feel most in love with yourself – what you’re wearing, who you’re around, what you’re doing……

the only limit to the height of your achievements is the reach of your dreams & your willingness to work…

and always think of other people

correspondence between hemingway and a young writer (“mice”) mice: how can a writer train himself? hemingway: watch what happens today.…

a lifetime to learn

the hardest thing in the world to do is to write straight honest prose on human beings. first you have…

no apagues tu voz

  cómo lograste hacerme reír y llorar y sentir que ya empieza la fiesta, cómo lograste hacerme feliz lejos de…

and refute it

if i were running a school, i’d have one standing assignment that would begin in the first grade and go…

a brand new tSG.

// 6.5 years @ the spark group — Hi Friends, Six and a half years ago, The Spark Group was…

the guest house

// this being human is a guest house. every morning a new arrival. a joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness…

passion for comprehension

// there exists a passion for comprehension, just as there exists a passion for music. that passion is rather common…

i am angry

“not long ago, i wrote an article about being young and female in lagos. and an acquaintance told me that…

watch with awe

// people are just as wonderful as sunsets if you let them be. when i look at a sunset, i don’t…