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Memes’ the word!

Memes’ the word!

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett   True religion is the life we lead, not the creed we profess -Louis Nizer  As we get older, we begin to care more about our legacy. If…

Enlightened self-interest

Enlightened self-interest

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett   How do we know we are achieving our life’s real purpose, in other words, doing what “quickens” us? Why do I dare pose this question, leaping…

Clueless in paradise

Clueless in paradise

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett   It is a known fact that if you do want to keep your competitive advantage in life and develop useful skills, tips, and tricks on how to…

Daily sweet nothing!

Daily sweet nothing!

By  Taiwo  Ajai-Lycett   While enjoying a bowl of piping hot Quaker Oats the other day, served to me by one of my daughters, I sat ruminating upon an article…

The whole truth…nothing but the truth

The whole truth…nothing but the truth

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett   I was approached a week ago to contribute an essay on my perspective on reinventing talent: the professional actor’s techniques, for a paper to be presented…

The sixth Cora Book Party

The sixth Cora Book Party

By Taiwo  Ajai-Lycett Love, Love, Love. Love is everything, the songwriter wrote. And I never tire of yacketting on about Love. That, after all, is what makes the world go…

Wole Soyinka@ 80: A season of celebrations

Wole Soyinka@ 80: A season of celebrations

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett Imagine having the uncanny ability to judge, single minded, boldly and consistently create your own destiny fearlessly, and get whatever you want in life. There’s simply no…

Memes’ the word!

Memes’ the word!

By  Taiwo Ajai-Lycett True religion is the life we lead, not the creed we profess -Louis Nizer  As we get older, we begin to care more about our legacy. If…

Sublime emotions

Sublime emotions

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett There is a quotation from the Thai forest monk, Ajahn Chah, that I came across sometime ago in the course of my journey to enlightenment, and long before…

Dare to dream

Dare to dream

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett So, what’s your week brought you thus far? Abundance? Prosperity? Love? Clarity? Compassion…? I hope, and pray so! You can, of course, have all this and more…

Success defined (2)

Success defined (2)

• Countinue from last week By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett 7. Think big. Successful people aren’t afraid to think big. During a recent seminar in America, participants were asked to write down…

Success defined

Success defined

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett Last Saturday was World Music Day. The Alliance Francaise organised a concert at the Eko Hotels & Towers headlined by Yinka Davies, and her 5&6 Band and…

Shame on cheating producers

Shame on cheating producers

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett This is the fifth month of 2013 … a month that’s neither fish nor fowl. But it is nevertheless a great month to dream up a great…

Whoa! The year is getting close to half over already 

How is yours going so far? Hopefully, fantastically! Mine has been going great guns, don’t you know? And what’s more, I am committed to helping myself and as many people…

Gov Akpabio’s misguided steps

No doubt, Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom State is one of the very few governors so far recorded in this Fourth Republic as having touched the lives of their…

Be healthy wealthy and sexy

Be healthy wealthy and sexy

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett A compromised immune system causing you to have shaky, wobbly, wonky health is frankly, not clever. And it’s certainly not sexy! After the week I’ve just had, my…

Principles for living (2)

Principles for living (2)

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett But, you see, unbeknownst to quite a lot of people, years of meditation can provide dazzling spiritual insights. It can turbo-charge your IQ. It puts you on…

Principles for living

Principles for living

By Taiwo  Ajai-Lycett Come to think of it, not having been born with a silver spoon, and all that, I don’t recall ever being given anything on a silver platter…

Bring back our girls! 

Bring back our girls! 

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett Did you know that judgment and fear of others could really affect our ability to create what we want in life? We’re all familiar with “judging” – either…

Becoming his son

Becoming his son

By Taiwo Ajai-Lycett We are in the throes of an evolutionary cycle that will determine our fate for many years to come. More than any of us can possibly imagine.…

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