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.
I did not see this moment coming, or perhaps I was told it was coming, but I ignored the signs and the warnings. Daniel and I met when I was four years out of university; I was a late bloomer in the love department. I had been running away from marriage. I did not understand […]
The first time I heard the words above, I was listening to the song of the same title from the Musical ‘Jesus Christ Superstar‘. Mary Magdalene in the play was referring to her inability to understand why Jesus, a man, required a different kind of love than other men she had previously known. She explained […]
Recently, I had a conversation wth a friend on the difference between vulnerability and being needy. The point was raised that women who try not to be needy inadvertently create walls that prevent them from being vulnerable in relationships. The other party in this conversation stated that modern women and feminists were so independent, that […]
I was failing I saw the test coming yet I still failed My own reaction caught me of guard The extent of provocation I could not withstand I thought I was strong Yet my strength proved weak I thought I’ll overcome but in the storm I wasn’t meek
Salewa, Why are you crying? Why are you seating in your room weeping? Salewa, Life was not meant for this Wallowing all day in self pity. Salewa you were not made for this, To moan and groan in agony. Salewa your father did not create this, a woman made for trampling feet.
Hello Friends!! I am so excited to share some good news with you, I have been nominated for the ‘Blogger Recognition Award’ by Ufuo of Ufuomaee.com. I did not see this award coming, and it was the encouragement I never realised I needed! So, Ufuo, I accept this award, thankfully, and gratefully!
Sharing is how we feel connected. It is how we know that we are not alone in this big scary world. Sharing our stories is our way of testifying, and that is how we overcome adversity. It provides someone else comfort in their storm. I recently read Frances Okoro write about her abortions and the […]