PATRICK VIEW-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE’S PURPLE HIBISCUS

PATRICK VIEW-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE’S PURPLE HIBISCUS   DEFINITION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE? https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Domestic_violence According to Wikipedia Domestic violence (also named domestic abuse or family violence) is violence or other abuse by one person against another in a domestic setting, such as in marriage or cohabitation. It may be termed intimate partner violence when committedContinue reading “PATRICK VIEW-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE’S PURPLE HIBISCUS”

THANK YOU MY WORDPRESS COMMUNITY-FOLLOWERS, COMMENTERS, VIEWERS AND LIKERS

Thanking someone matters a lot in our daily life, whether the thank you is in kind, gift or word. Its shows how much you still remember them for letting you get to the point where you are. For my followers, commenters, viewers and likers, I have to say; Thank you for making my PATRICKSTORIES  blogContinue reading “THANK YOU MY WORDPRESS COMMUNITY-FOLLOWERS, COMMENTERS, VIEWERS AND LIKERS”

CHURCH IS FUN, WHEN YOU ARE THERE

Last time you were here we felt a different atmosphere couldn’t recover from the feeling of your smile. Then I watched out for you the next Sunday, I Prayed Monday to Saturday that I may see that beautiful smile in you. But you weren’t here my friend, didn’t see you till service end. Seemed theContinue reading “CHURCH IS FUN, WHEN YOU ARE THERE”

PATRICK VIEW: THE IDEA OF LABELING AND STEREOTYPES IN THE SOCIETY

DEFINITION OF STEREOTYPE 1. According to Wikipedia – a) A stereotype is an over-generalized belief about a particular category of people.  It is an expectation that people might have about every person of a particular group. The type of expectation can vary; it can be, for example, an expectation about the group’s personality, preferences, orContinue reading “PATRICK VIEW: THE IDEA OF LABELING AND STEREOTYPES IN THE SOCIETY”

FATE OF WOMEN – THE FOUR BROKEN MIRRORS (TALES)

THE FOUR BROKEN MIRRORS (TALES)     THE GOLDEN MIRROR I was once beautiful, perfectly sculpted with gold clothing My face clearer than the springs, smiles radiated from me She greeted me naked, clothed, happy and I in turn showed her perfection She was fulfilled and safe as was i, hidden from the faces ofContinue reading “FATE OF WOMEN – THE FOUR BROKEN MIRRORS (TALES)”

IN HONOUR OF WOMEN

In Honour Of Women They smile when they want to scream. They sing when they want to cry. They cry when they are happy. They laugh when they are nervous. They fight for what they believe in. They stand up for injustice. They don’t take “no” for an answer when they believe there is aContinue reading “IN HONOUR OF WOMEN”

OSCILLATION

Who can tell me where Maria is? At the cold end of Ikogosi spring I looked at the flow of this cold spring I thought Maria sitting by the side of this cold spring But this cold end of my Ikogosi Became an ocean current It was an endless search in My pacific ocean IContinue reading “OSCILLATION”

SPOKEN WORDS CAN’T BE RETRIEVED

  A farmer insulted his neighbor. Realizing his mistake, he went to the preacher to ask for forgiveness. The preacher told him to take a bag of feathers and drop them in the center of town. The farmer did as he was told.  Then the preacher asked him to go and collect the feathers andContinue reading “SPOKEN WORDS CAN’T BE RETRIEVED”

PATRICK VIEWS- YOU ARE WHAT YOU DO

  I look at successful billionaires and always ask this question, what did they do different? How did they achieve this much success and money? People usually say “It all destiny, they were lucky”. I could take any answer for my questions, but not when destiny is involved. I am a strong believer that everyone makes their ownContinue reading “PATRICK VIEWS- YOU ARE WHAT YOU DO”

PATRICK VIEW -THE MINDSET OF DON’T QUIT

  Over the time, i personally discovered that there is no  finish line in the race of life.Every body has different stages of living it. What a life! Life is full of twists, turns, ups and downs, surprises and disappointments. Life offers each and everyone of us different opportunities and once an opportunity is lost,Continue reading “PATRICK VIEW -THE MINDSET OF DON’T QUIT”

SHORT WRITE UP–PATRICK VIEW-LET IT GO

This post or topic have different views depending on the person. Here is my own personal research on this topic based on our life and people around us. I just started with the meaning of let it go From urban dictionary let it goMeans to forget something. Now let go majorly in to this topicContinue reading “SHORT WRITE UP–PATRICK VIEW-LET IT GO”

SUNDAY SPICE UP: PATRICK VIEW ON SHARING & CARING

  Hi peeps, today post is all about sharing and caring. Here is a little write up about my encounter i had in a service i was invited to. I attended a “church band love feast” get together in one of the church in my area and there was so much to eat and drink,Continue reading “SUNDAY SPICE UP: PATRICK VIEW ON SHARING & CARING”

DON’T LOSE YOURSELF

Sometimes I Ponder on these things base on my personal views about life and reality; Many people lose themselves in search of what is missing in their lives. Many lose their moral limb while searching for the “missing rib”! Some lose their health while searching for material wealth. Some have lost their integrity while lookingContinue reading “DON’T LOSE YOURSELF”

PATRICK VIEW ABOUT LIVING A VIRTUOUS LIFE

A complete education demands not only training of the intellect/students but also training of the inner mind as well. And this simply means the formation of character is as important as the acquisition of knowledge. Again the intellectual ability, is no proof that we will be able to master the difficulty of life and theContinue reading “PATRICK VIEW ABOUT LIVING A VIRTUOUS LIFE”

WHAT DO YOU SEE IN TODAY’S CHURCH

                    Today is another day, very sunny day right now. Its Sunday…I almost forget its Sunday…. I just came out of service thinking of what to write. For Some let go and make friends  and see new outfit, latest fashion, For some let go for goingContinue reading “WHAT DO YOU SEE IN TODAY’S CHURCH”

PATRICK CONCEPT OF BLESSINGS: SIMPLE WAY TO BLESS OTHERS

  We are blessed to be a blessing to others. Here are some simple ways to challenge yourself to do this: Intentionally bless three people each week through words, gifts, or actions. Be creative. Here are some ideas:   Spend some time with a friend who is having a rough week.   2. Help aContinue reading “PATRICK CONCEPT OF BLESSINGS: SIMPLE WAY TO BLESS OTHERS”

THE 2018 KNOCK

    Today’s write up begins with an illustration… I hope you have the patience to read through till the very end. Kpom Kpom Kpom The 2018 knock continued…………… This WRITE UP “the 2018  knock” goes beyond the ordinary knock we know about. It’s a new year and we get this knock in different areas ofContinue reading “THE 2018 KNOCK”

PATRICK TALES OF 2017

    It has been a very long and interesting year for me. At the same time it has been really rough, way below my expectations. New Year resolutions are something I don’t do. I just go with being myself. I however set goals I would love to accomplish by the end of the year. 2017 started on a veryContinue reading “PATRICK TALES OF 2017”

MY PERSONAL VIEW ON FAMILY

From Wikipedia definition : A family (from Latin: familia) is a group of people affiliated either by consanguinity (by recognized birth), affinity (by marriage or other relationship), or co-residence (as implied by the etymology of the English word “family”) or some combination of these. Secondly the word “family” can be used metaphorically to create more inclusive categories such as community, nationhood, global village, and humanism. Based on my personal reflectionContinue reading “MY PERSONAL VIEW ON FAMILY”