Love in my head

If this is love, I would love to be in all ur pages, I will cut my sleeves so I can find ur bliss. Am ready to go beyond the drills and pills to find you, You are the first And the last I want to spend my life with. Click to complete reading

Picture of a girl

Painting is for pictures too hard to understand so let me paint you a picture of a girl who has a little too much to understand.. her heart was a two ton brick in her fist that kept her pinned to the exact spot on the ground he wanted her to be in when she’s […]

Cold Dark Corner

There’s a cold dark corner in the back of my room, it speaks to me and says I’m coming for you. As I lie on my bed in the fetal position, my eyes are closed hoping and wishing. Maybe that one day my dreams will come true, that I don’t have to be here so […]

POEM: My Father Is My Enemy

If this is who you really are, then I want you far… If this is what a father is, then I never want one… You abandon me in my time of need, Left me with nothing to eat… I had to survive on my own two feet… All the money you had, and still you […]

What Drives You!

What drives you? What motivates you? What’s the reason for your living? What purpose is existing in you? What’s the passion flaming in your nerves? What’s the thing that refreshes your enthusiasm when you hears about it? What is the thing you think you can do for yourself in life? What is the thing that […]

Be Driven Beyond Your Beginning.

We have heard several stories of people, who started from grass to grace; and the reason for listening to or reading about such stories is because of the pathetic beginnings of those featuring in the stories – how they struggled to fend off setbacks and obstacles to launch themselves on the success ladder. These people, […]

What makes stars twinkle or shoot?

Shooting stars, or meteors, are streaks of light that cross the night sky, although they can only be seen for one or two seconds. They are caused when a solid piece of rock called a meteorid plunges through the Earth’s atmosphere, burning up due to air friction. If, as rarely happens, a small fragment reaches […]

POEM: No Way Out From Sexual Abuse

This poem was written by a 17-year old who have been sexually abused for 8 years. With this poem, she hope that for every abused child out there everything will be okay. Just don’t ever give up the fight because you’ve done nothing wrong. So she wrote this poem to express how She feel. I […]

Poems about Nigeria By Vinx

“Everyday a strong Nigerian child is born Into unfriendly weather, created by those before fittest survivals, they all come out blocking wombs. The smarter the baby, greater damage he creates.” Click to complete reading

Crimson Blood And Poison Tears

“Because of you, the pain will stay” is story told by Jessica in her poem ‘Crimson Blood And Poison Tears’. She said, “I wrote this poem because I feel like no one knows my pain. I write poetry to get away from my life in general and to express emotions to myself.. cause I can’t […]

What was the first musical instrument?

According to a Greek myth, Pan invented the first musical instrument – the shepherd’s pipe. One day he sighed through the reeds on a river bank and heard his breath produce a mournful wail as it passed through them. He broke the the reeds off in unequal lengths, bound them together, and had the first […]

What makes people dream?

Dreams occur when the person is so relaxed that they pay no attention to what goes on around them. In our dreams we can find ourselves doing some pleasant thing, or enjoying a great triumph, or accomplishing something that we want very much. Click to complete reading

If Only She Knew

She has her own special way Of turning around my terrible day. She makes all the bad things go away The second that she says hey. And when I look into her eyes, I see pure beauty with no disguise. Just a glance at her makes my heartbeat rise. I know for a fact that […]

THINK ABOUT IT

I believe in charity; void of tribalism I believe in giving to as many as are in need I believe; all humans are one and created by God I believe children are the future and leaders of tomorrow I believe in one humanity I believe in the dignity of all man and woman I believe […]

How to make Oha (Nigerian) Soup

Oha soup find it origin in eastern part of Nigeria. It is largely consumed by the people of Abia state, but this soup have found it way through other regions of the country. Oha soup requires the following ingredients: goat meat, cocoyam, palm (red) oil, locust beans, oha leaves, smoked fish head, onion, grounded pepper, […]

To My Beautiful Fiance

Love is beautiful and great. When you find the right person, it will be fate. My love I have for you is so strong; nothing can ever go wrong. It was love at first sight. I wanted to be with him every night. Every day I feel so good inside. I can’t wait till the […]

Walk In My Shoes

If you walked in my shoes for a day, You’d know how I love you in such a way. You’d share the aching of my heart for every moment we spend apart. You’d feel electricity when I touch your skin and the warmth I receive from seeing you grin. You’d see me tumble into your […]

Why you should consider opening a business in retirement

There are many reasons why entrepreneurship appeals to older adults. Owning a business brings in an income while offering the opportunity to exercise creativity. Older adults have experience, skill and a network of contacts to tap. Financing for most startups is typically a bootstrap operation. The office is usually the home or a low-cost co-sharing […]

JUST A LITTLE 

Every day we read of warfare, slavery and crimes in the news Where guiltless people fall prey We view shooting, kidnapping, and civil unrest Yet our fingers we cross Blames is all our mouth could render How many of you would give to the God you don’t see? But neglect the man that you see […]

To My Beautiful Fiance

Love is beautiful and great. When you find the right person, it will be fate. My love I have for you is so strong; nothing can ever go wrong. It was love at first sight. I wanted to be with him every night. Every day I feel so good inside. I can’t wait till the […]

Tips For Writing Better Poetry

Poetry is a unique genre of writing. While there are many forms of poetry that have certain specifications, poetry as a whole is a genre that allows a lot of author creativity. It doesn’t have to be a daunting task. It can be a lot of fun if you embrace it. Write what’s on your […]

What Positively Makes A Teacher Negatively Makes A Cheater.

…teacher, don’t teach me nonsense.” – Fela Anikulapo Kuti I think the anecdote of the iconic Afro-Juju musician should be the bedrock for my narrative today. This is because apart from the obvious that both teacher and cheater are made up of the same alphabets appearing at different positions, but for the fact that teacher […]

Nigeria and Her Lingering Ministerial Hypothesis

Critics, not critiques have been making their positions known concerning this matter basing on either party affiliation, discharging of their civic responsibilities (freedom of opinion and expression), and some are complementing their professional demands by questioning the personalities nominated; their pasts, previous actions and decisions and allegations leveled against them. For me, my issue is […]

Silence Is Golden

It is not your conversation That keeps me entertained But rather the way you look at me That makes me feel sustained It’s the curve of your lips And the curl of your hair T’is all of the little things That make me stop and stare It is not your intelligence That drew me close […]

Be Driven Beyond Your Beginning.

We have heard several stories of people, who started from grass to grace; and the reason for listening to or reading about such stories is because of the pathetic beginnings of those featuring in the stories – how they struggled to fend off setbacks and obstacles to launch themselves on the success ladder. These people, […]

Do ants sleep?

Queen fire ants fall into relatively long, deep sleeps and kip for an average of nine hours every day. By contrast, workers sleep just half as much and get to rest by taking hundreds of short power naps. This division of rest may help explain why queens live for years, while worker ants typically only […]

Tips to keep your liver healthy

Liver is the largest solid organ situated in the upper part of the abdomen on the right side of the human body. It has a multitude of functions, including manufacturing proteins, metabolizing and storing carbohydrates and secreting bile that contains bile acids to aid in the intestinal absorption of fats. It also helps detoxify potentially […]

8 tips to get a better night’s sleep

Sleep Better at Night Not getting your whole 8 hours sleep might not seem like a big deal, but eventually, it all adds up and can lead to some serious health concerns. Studies have shown that lack of sleep can put you at risk of serious health conditions, such as heart disease, high blood pressure, […]

The Best New Movies Coming Soon in 2019

Here now are the movies that will be coming soon in August 2019: Hobbs & Shaw Spinning off the world famous FAST & FURIOUS franchise, HOBBS & SHAW sees Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) teaming up to take down the seemingly superhuman villain Brixton (Idris Elba). They’ll have plenty of help […]

The secret things entrepreneurs will never tell you

Starting a business is a juggling act that will see you spending more time away from your family and friends. In spite of your best intentions, you will find yourself skipping, postponing, and cancelling on friends and family to meet the demands of your start-up. Entrepreneurship is also a lonely road as you will probably […]

World Quality Commitment Award

Giftedminds Writers to receive “World Quality Commitment Award” Gold Category in Spain this year. Giftedminds Writers Firm; a writing, research and content marketing firm established in April 2016 has been recognized by BID Group in its 2019 BID Annual Quality Award to hold on Monday September 23, 2019. The president of the firm, Victor Eshameh […]

Life Is Fine By Langston Hughes

So since I’m still here livin’, I guess I will live on. I could’ve died for love— But for livin’ I was born Though you may hear me holler, And you may see me cry— I’ll be dogged, sweet baby, If you gonna see me die. Life is fine! Fine as wine! Life is fine! […]

Mother, A Cradle To Hold Me By Maya Angelou

Mother, I have learned enough now To know I have learned nearly nothing. On this day When mothers are being honored, Let me thank you That my selfishness, ignorance, and mockery Did not bring you to Discard me like a broken doll Which had lost its favor. Click to complete reading

Top 8 Musical Albums in July

Featured Albums: Imperial Teen: Now We Are Timeless Featured Song: “Ha” Mal Blum: Pity Boy Featured Song: “Not My Job” Africa Express: EGOLI Featured Song: “Taranau” Big K.R.I.T.: K.R.I.T. IZ HERE Featured Song: “Prove It” (feat. J. Cole) Ed Sheeran: No. 6 Collaborations Project Featured Songs: “Blow” and “Beautiful People” Blood Orange: Angel’s Pulse Featured […]

Tell me that you love me – A Short Story

“Look into my eyes and tell me that you love me” was the last thing she said to me before we departed that night. This was all I wish I said at the police station when I was called in for questioning. The truth remains that either the government finds me guilty or not, I […]

Stop Counting Your Loss

There is no one that would not loose something – friends, relatives, loved ones, prized assets, opportunities – or whatever, but what reveals the difference is how we coupled ourselves after the loss and move on with life. It maybe a mistake you had made or you encountered failure and you keep thinking you should […]

The Benefits Of Exercise

All my life I’ve been extra large, plus I’m known as a very large fellow. I would easily pass as a school district bus If somebody painted me yellow. “No secret to losing weight,” I’ve been told. “Just cut the fat from your diet.” “Get up and about even if it’s cold.” Once again, I […]

3 ways you can beautify your writing

Creativity is the market demand at the moment. Readers are so interested in creativity. No one wants to settle for any piece that doesn’t appeal to them. If the first five pages of your novel, the first five lines of your poetry, the first five sentences of your spoken words doesn’t charm your readers, they […]

What you should know about an entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship is like a roller coaster ride. Happiness and madness knock your door at the same time. Every motivational quote you have ever read about struggle, pain, blood, sweat, and hard work it takes to succeed are more than just words, they are raw facts. Being an entrepreneur isn’t all fun-and-games, here are few facets […]