Author Archives: seunalade

LESSONS FROM MICHELLE OBAMA’S BECOMING

“Failure is a feeling long before it becomes an actual result.” Michelle Obama, Becoming. As I was preparing to embark on the few weeks left of my annual leave, I was making mental notes of the things I needed to … Continue reading

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A LOVE TO FIGHT FOR

I love a sweet father-son relationship, it is one to fight for. Continue reading

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THE LAW OF SEED AND HARVEST

​ Some years ago, I took my younger siblings to their school and while I was waiting in the school lounge, my eyes caught a frame on the wall – it was Abraham Lincoln’s letter to his son’s teacher. That was … Continue reading

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THEY ARE COMING FOR US

*B’oni ti ri, ola o ri be, ni ng mu babalawo d’ifa oroorun. I was at an official retreat recently, and one word has refused to leave me since then – change. And I do not mean the hypocritical change … Continue reading

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WELCOME 2017

​ Those who have followed this blog for a while would have noticed that I write New Year notes. And you guessed right, here is the one for this year. You may then ask – what sort of a New … Continue reading

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30 GRATEFUL STEPS!!!

​ I have been writing birthday notes since 2011 when I turned 25. However, this is only the 4th in the series (didn’t get to write some). My birthday notes seek to share glimpses from the years past. This year, … Continue reading

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AN INDIVISIBLE AND INDISSOLUBLE NATION 2

“… for the purpose of promoting the good government and welfare of all persons in our country, on the principles of freedom, equality and justice, and for the purpose of consolidating the unity of our people…” This is the concluding … Continue reading

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