Chidozie Akakuru

On Gratitude

The sky is beautiful. The thought hit me as I sauntered down a well-worn path as the sun began its steady descent, in the late evening of an early May...

Something New

For a lot of us, life ultimately is a journey of deadening parts of ourselves in order to become​ people we barely recognize. We spend our lives cha...

On Writing

I fell in love with writing three years ago. I was going through a “phase” and I could not express to others in clear enough words what it was I w...

I am Mad Over You

These past few months with you have offered me a different perspective, not just on human relationships but on life. I remember vividly the first time...