“Within every hard achieving woman is a soft girl waiting to be loved.” Simple yet so uniquely composed, “Honey and the Moon” by Kamini Kusum brings to its readers a novel to set the heart on fire! “Love at times kills all the senses to make a good decision.” Struggling with love, lust, career, ambition, […]
This speech was given as part of the last assembly for the 2015 outgoing class at the African Leadership University at the ALC Campus in Pamplemousses, Mauritius on April 18th, 2019. ____ Would you believe me if I said that my life is an incredibly mysterious pilgrimage? When I was in third grade, I […]
When I was first battling with reactive hypoglycemia, I had to cancel pretty much everything. I was in bed early every night and the thought of socializing made my head want to explode. I think a lot of people thought I must have been having some kind of weird breakdown. To be honest I thought […]
New York, April 21 (IANS) Many working women feel they are being pushed out of their jobs when they become pregnant while new fathers often get a boost in their careers, say researchers. The findings, published in the Journal of Applied Psychology, confirmed inherent biases against expectant mothers that make them feel unwelcome in the […]
Silently weeping her tears and the darkness of her thoughts amplified the pain in her heart. Anger running in my blood and mind full of thoughts I wondered why she kept quiet all the time when she was mentally in pain. Her smile made me believe that everything was fine. Her eyes made me believe […]
Hello dear readers, I know I have been on a hiatus from the WordPress community…but, I am back! 🙂 I might still post intermittently but I love writing so plan on continuing to use this platform to do so. This post might not be the most polished as I write it in a sleepy-but-can’t-sleep mom-bie […]
We were playing in the front yard as a car drove down the street. One and half year old Millie darted into the road. Sprinting, I snatched her from the asphalt. In a moment of fear, I did something I’d never done before and spanked her tiny bottom, scolding her “NEVER GO IN THE ROAD […]
The other day I attended a small gathering of Christian men and women. As the speaker started to talk about families she also started to talk about abortion. Hearing that one word was a reminder of why Women in His Presence exists. If you were to ask me the purpose of Women in His […]
i. writing hurts me like a fetus pushing pelvic bones aside head-first, swiveling toward gravity. ii. he bought her an ice cream i bought myself a pencil he bought her a ride on the ferris wheel i bought myself a journal he bought her an engagement ring i bought myself a typewriter. he watches her […]
The Triumphant Foundation, a non-government organisation with interest in welfare of widows and orphans has appealed to well-meaning Nigerians to assist vulnerable people across the country. The founder, Pastor Patrick Olusegun Tinka at the Great Mothers Gathering (GMG) 2019, in Lagos, said the event was aimed at giving support to widows, single mothers and unprepared […]
I have all these little hands in my house that keep busy all day,
They have lots of fun, they work and they play.
They put cars in my Tupperware, rubber duckies in my closet, and the list could go on and on if I dare…
There’s not a neat room in the house anymore. Little hands have touched all things and it’s obvious I’m sure…..
An Italian mother gave birth to her first child, Alessandro, on December 24, and then to Andrea on February 22, a very unlikely outcome for two twins, told AFP a responsible for the motherhood in northern Italy where they had the two deliveries The mother of 40 years was hospitalized urgently in December 2018 and […]