COVID-19LockdownChronicles: My Fascination to Jane Eyre

By Moyinoluwa Okunloye Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte is one of those novels that I have been obsessed with ever since I first picked it up. I cannot remember how I got the book or when specifically, it was introduced to me, but I have devoured it over and over again. It is one of…

From one addict to another: Seeking validation from others

I always wanted to be agreeable. Not necessarily because I wanted to be popular but merely as a source of satisfaction.  I wanted to be liked; to be perceived as admirable. And so, I would be in a gathering of young people like myself, but rather than be me, I’d be thinking of how best to conform, look and feel like a part of them.