Author Archives: Lioness Oyinbo

About Lioness Oyinbo

Writing and singing are my two first loves. I am lucky to be doing both. I am a journalist and fiction writer and I'm the first white woman to sign to a Nigerian music label. I'm born blind and I'm also using this blog to educate the world about blindness.

An open letter to Yahoo boys (that they probably won’t care about)

Dear Yahoo boys, Why are you doing what you’re doing? Okay, I know it’s to make money, but honestly, isn’t there a better way of doing that than praying on the emotions of innocent people? I know a lot of … Continue reading

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Blindness is NOT an imperfection!

My first single Let’s go party is out! I can’t quite believe it’s happened. But it’s on music blogs all over Nigeria, even Ghana and people have been sharing my video from Norway to England to Australia. It will soon … Continue reading

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Love letter to my future husband

I don’t know who he might be yet, but this is for him. Lucky me. I’m married to you. My best friend. I thought I’d never ever find someone like you. I’ve kissed many I thought were princes who only … Continue reading

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If you’re going to San Francisco part 3, finale

Oh dear! julie pressed the trigger. What next? read on and find out. A raspy wet feeling against my cheek woke me up. Woke me up? Hang on. I was dead. I’d just shot myself. I must be on the … Continue reading

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If you’re going to San Francisco Part 2

Welcome to the second part of my shortstory If you’re going to San francisco. If you didn’t read part 1, it’s the post below. Enjoy! Back in the present, I pick up the handgun. It still surprises me how heavy … Continue reading

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If you’re going to San Francisco Part 1

It’s been a while since I’ve published any fiction on here, so thought I should do that. This is a three parts short story with the title If you’re going to san Francisco, just like the famous song. It’s a … Continue reading

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Video star

I wrote this post for another magazine back in October. But I thought, since I haven’t written here in too long, I’d share it here. I’ve always said that I wish there was a blind Rihanna. Why? Because I think … Continue reading

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