The lessons the coronavirus pandemic has taught me about life

It goes without question that right now, we are experiencing a major shift in our daily lives and this is a definitely a period that will remain a part of modern history and a significant time that each one of us has a story about of this time. This year, I took my first steps […]

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Editor’s Note: Never limit yourself when you are of infinite worth

We do it all the time. Whether it’s with our creativity – we play it safe with having the same hairstyles, makeup, style, etc. Or if it’s with work, we stay in the same job because we know how to do it with our eyes closed and we get so accustomed to the same environment. We […]

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Editor’s Note: Where I am one year after graduating from university

Scrolling through Facebook in the past week has left me feeling reminiscent of my life last year. I was decked in a hat that just about fit my big head and in a weird black gown that had a fur collar which was testing in 30 degree weather.  Sitting in that auditorium was definitely a […]

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Editor’s Note: You are not called to the safe life

Ever heard of that saying “You only live once”? Or “Carpe diem”, “There’s no time like the present” or “just go for it”? I hear that little voice when I decide to randomly indulge in a new pair of shoes which are in the sale or when it comes to paying an extra tenner for […]

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Editor’s Note: How to face the reality of grad life

You’re proudly standing with your cap and gown holding your diploma and feeling like the world is your oyster. Finally, after 17 years of exams, assessments and countless cups of coffee, you’re entering this unprecedented world of work and you feel like the world is your oyster. That’s until reality sinks in, and you learn […]

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Editor’s Note: Your storms are there to cleanse you

This is a new series of notes from the editor of Espire21, Tasha Okeke  to share with you and inspire you in life.  Just over a year ago I went through the roughest storm of my life. It was unexpected and came on what seemed a sunny, bright day when all was going good for me.  You […]

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