I’ve been meaning to do this for some time now. This essay is about the necessity for artists to be patient. The role I find myself playing in the music industry is a bit tricky.

Tricky in the sense that it is not as defined as other roles like being…


I don’t know how many times I have to tell myself this until it sticks: I have to be more consistent with writing to truly see the results. It’s something that I very well know. It rings in my head nearly all the time. I have no idea why I…


I was already a fan of Santan Dave long before he released his debut album. Although the love I had for him was surface-level, I had recognized something distinct in his style of rap. At the time I didn’t know what it was. Then in 2019, when Psychodrama dropped, it…


I was a very angry kid. I used to carry with me a duffel bag filled with many unresolved conflicts. Any and everything ticked me off. And what compounded my situation was the fact that my anger made me angrier, which sent me into a downward spiral. …


I lost my mother and friend within the span of a year. What makes it worse is that they died almost exactly a year apart. My friend died a day before my mother’s one-year remembrance. I was on my way home from the club so I could go get prepared…


Everything is happening so fast these days. Everyone wants to make it at any cost. The pressure on young people to prove a point is a tad too much. Social media is leading a lot of people to depression because they won’t stop comparing themselves to random people they would…


THIS IS A CONTINUATION OF MY LAST WRITEUP. THE UNIVERSE SAYS I’M ONE OF THE CHOSEN, SO I CAN NO LONGER DENY MY DESTINY.

it was the moment i began to write for money that my hatred for writing developed. i could no longer sit behind my laptop and stare at any blank screen. it was absolute torture. i started coming up with all sorts of excuses so as not to write. what compounded…


finally, i can use my medium page for what i’ve always wanted to use it for: writing my thoughts as they come. writing, for me, has always been a thing of solace. i was in a conversation with some of my friends recently, and i said to them:

“writing takes…


Love isn’t for people like me. When I say people like me, I mean people who battle mental health issues. I don’t expect anyone who doesn’t have mental health challenges to understand. The way the brain of someone with mental health issues works is completely different from someone who doesn’t…


Things are unreasonably tough right now. 2020 was supposed to be a great year but with the rapid spread of the COVID-19, everything has become slow. The internet is where most of the activities are happening. Especially for entertainers, their only option to stay relevant is through the religious use…

haywenzo

working in the music/entertainment industry to effect a change. sharing insights as i dabble into new territories in the industry.

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