Letters

Have you ever gone on a blind date?

model wearing tri-coloured buttoned chiffon ruffle dress designed by Ria Kosher

Sometimes, life is like going to fetch water with a basket. No matter how hard you try, you’re never gonna fetch anything. I dunno if that makes any sense or relates to what I’m about to tell you. I don’t…

Sometimes, you act like a snake

lady posing in a floral blouson jumpsuit with slit sleeves by Ria Kosher

What if I told you that you sometimes act like a snake? Calm down. Don’t arch your brows at me like that. I mean… We all have that snake’s trait of shedding skin in us. Now let me explain. These…

Your Body is a House

lady wearing the prisci double layered bell bottoms suit by Ria Kosher

What if I told you your body was a house? That sounds familiar, right? The Bible already says your body is the temple of the Lord. And it gave an adequate explanation for that. Let me give mine.  Your body…

Look at Me from Head to Toe

fair model wearing a rina flared dress by Ria Kosher

Does that line ring a bell? To me it does. And it brings to mind those old Nollywood movies. The ones where Oge Okoye and Chioma Chukwuka or so warred over a man. “Take a look at me from head…

They Said You Spoke and Everywhere Burst

lady wearing a red bell sleeves hourglass suit dress by Ria Kosher - closeup

I’m lying. I know. Because it’s not you that spoke and everywhere burst. It’s my friend, Ada. Last Saturday, Ada made a statement at a wedding we attended. It was one that shut everybody up. You know that moment when…

A Sack Letter Without Being Employed

up close of the Eva set top by Ria Kosher

I still remember that day like yesterday. I had woken up early to beat Lagos traffic. Ironed my clothes the previous night. Researched possible questions that would greet me upon entering the interview room. Despite all I did, it was…

Don’t Mind Them

Pink Striped Collared Two-Piece with Statement Sleeves close up

What do you think about fashion police? You don’t know who they are? I mean those guys who always criticise the clothes people wear.  Do you think they do the right thing the right way? See, I don’t believe in…

It Took Me So Long to do This

up close of the back view of fairy dress by Ria Kosher

As she uploaded the picture on Facebook, she smiled to herself. She would use it for starters. Her real picture was not good. Beyonce’s would do the magic. She viewed the picture again and saw how Beyonce rocked the hat.…