Five Bitches you need in your life

The word ‘bitch’ has been used to refer to women worldwide as a result of their ability to succeed. Women instead of being called ‘boss’ are called ‘bossy’ and rather than being called successful, they are being called ‘bitchy’. Most successful women worldwide have been called a bitch at one point or another in their […]

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What you are putting up your vagina, and why you should stop

Hello, ladies, I realise that the topic of today’s feature is a little ‘out there’ however, speaking about this issue is necessary, and I’ll tell you why. I recently had a conversation with a friend who informed me that due to her light periods she often would use one super tampon a day not changing […]

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Still I Rise

I recently found myself having to defend women to a group of men who thought feminism was women whining unnecessarily. I attempted to bring the cause of feminism to the grassroots. I attempted to make them consider the case of the girl child in the developing world. I tried to help them understand that when […]

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Silence the voices

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To my friends dealing with Domestic Abuse

I know he loves you. I know that is what he said, I know he claimed he would give the world to you. I know that is what you felt. I know your mother took it too, abuse in another form. I know they said men are cruel, I know you listened when the elders […]

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Depression, the Devil, and Serotonin

I wrote an article a few weeks ago as part of a six part fiction series ‘A Collection of Scars’, one of the monologues revolved around Zainab, a young woman who was unhappy in life, marriage and motherhood. Zainab was suffering from low mood, lack of motivation and low self-esteem; she diagnosed herself as depressed. […]

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Maybe – Poem

  Maybe you’ll go, I’m asking as I pray, Maybe I’ll open the door that will make you stay.

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Pastor Adeboye, Marriage and what makes a Good Wife

Pastor Adeboye, the general overseer of the RCCG, recently spoke to the youths of his church. He made some statements regarding marriage and the internet has been filled with memes and videos mocking him for his statements, while middle-aged people sit silently and observe. Women are arguing that his sermon propagates the oppression of females […]

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Are You Afraid of saying Yes to God?

Do you recall my post last year on saying yes to God? I do. But I had to read it again to find out what I was afraid of. To be honest, a lot of my fears were fears of the flesh, and now that I have hindsight, I realise that saying yes was the […]

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5 Moments when being Single Sucks

I saw this title on Mandy Hale’s Blog and I decided to join in too. I checked google, and the term ‘being single sucks’ yielded 4,570,000 results almost as many as Finding Mr Right.

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