I have often wondered what life is like for adults who grew up as gifted kids, and how they have managed to navigate adulthood. To get an idea of what their lives as adults are like, I put out a call for their stories and experiences dealing with rejection. Here are the responses I got: […]
In life, there are very few things that are worse than being aired by someone you like. It’s the kind of betrayal that would have you sitting, years later with your grandkids when you suddenly remember that one Femi aired your text 50 years ago. These Nigerian women share their worst experience of getting aired.
Rejections are tough whether it is a heartbreak, a job, or a scholarship. Regardless of the context, it’s a tough pill to swallow. However, there are some rejection letters that either surprise you or make you laugh just a little because of the response. Just putting it out there that if you laugh at another […]
Here's a rabbit hole of stories to lose yourself in: