John Lennon was a British singer, songwriter and peace activist, born in Liverpool and murdered by gunshots. He died in New York City at the age of 40.
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When someone does good and no one sees it, it can be discouraging as well as demoralising. But do we do good for people to see and appreciate? Sometimes as humans we do. But to be frank, we shouldn’t. So we don’t become daunted when the “thank you” fails to come and stop doing good altogether.
Think about how ignored the sun is even when everyone wakes up to its rays, and yet the sun rises with smiles every morning.
I believe that virtue doesn’t go completely unnoticed. It’s there in the eyes of the sky and in the mind of those touched and one day one will remember for it.
The bottom line is do good to derive the joy it brings, not to get popularity.
I'm a food scientist who has chosen the path of creative writing- the one thing which comes to me naturally.
Back in 2013, my love for teaching young learners propelled me into picking teaching as a career. I taught English, Maths and Science in the United Arab Emirates where I lived for ten years. Right now, I live in Coal City, a beautiful hilly area of my country Nigeria.
My website Fiez-writer is a product of my extreme desire to share my writing with the world. Here, I share fiction, poems, thoughts and writing tips.
A huge part of my life is spent with my lovely family and I'm a proud mother to three brilliant kids.