Category Archives: Personal Experience

Nna, remember that piece Nten wrote about? The Writer’s Frustration? That’s literally me right now. I’ve never written any story series before and I intend on…

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“My first encounter with the divine was special to me. I didn’t see heaven open up, didn’t see flying angels or see the hand of God.…

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My Guitar Story Breakfast. D–ner, with faith that Someday it’d be enough to get you. On this beautiful Wednesday, My colon weighed more, the notes multiplied,…

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Growing up people asked why I liked to smile the way I did. Upper gums visible, upper and lower teeth visible, cheekbones high and eyes almost…

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Rita’s Story “After 3 JAMBs, I finally got admission in 2009 but not without scourge from my dad. He threatened to send me to a College…

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“This was 2011, my first time in Calabar. I had come down for my upcoming post-UME exams and I was staying with my elder brother in…

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People of Calabar is a personal project of Sayyid Elabor. He believes everyone has a story to tell. So he runs, jumps, and sprints around Cali town, getting random people to share their stories with him.
Everyone always has an interesting, funny or inspiring story to tell. Your story could be someone’s motivation.

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“I’ve had lots of goofy experiences,” she pauses for a moment. With her eyes turned upwards in their sockets possibly trying to recollect all the memories.…

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When I woke up, my room was dark. I didn’t want to wakeup. I only wanted to keep sleeping, keep sleeping and have a ghost read…

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Am I the only one that thinks I get it all wrong almost all the time? I know I can’t be the only one that feels…

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Most Outstanding Generals, CEOs’, Athletes, Inventors and other successful folks Throughout history share many things in common… Let’s touch just the preliminaries today With emphasis on…

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If I never get heartbroken I would never understand what it feels like to once love and still desire a love long gone. If we never…

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What makes the gods thunder with laughter? What brings the Devil to tears? What makes love hurt? What makes evil geniuses tickle with such brain power?…

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