Maybe the problem is we try to label everything – I’m a fiction blogger, I’m a lifestyle blogger, I’m a health blogger, I’m a food blogger, yada yada yada. What if I don’t want labels? What if I don’t want a niche? What if I just want to write whatever I feel like writing?

Nollywood. Nigeria’s film industry. We churn out thousands of films in a year. A few, good. Most, I can’t stand. It’s funny; I watched many Nollywood films as a child, mostly rented from video clubs. Those were the good old days, yea? But, I’m not nostalgic. Over time, as I noticed the difference between American…Continue Reading “I’ll stop being too hard on Nollywood. Here’s why.”

Can you write a story in 300 words

I love short stories. I’ve always considered flash fiction my thing, so much that I’ve almost completely written off the idea of writing a full-length novel. 2 months ago, I challenged myself to write a series of short stories, 300 words each. Each episode would continue the same story. I christened this baby of mine…Continue Reading “Can You Write a Story in 300 words? I Tried and Here’s What I think.”