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Date Rape: the untold pain of victims (part three)

“Why do you consult women's words when it is not their mouths that speak? Consult their eyes, their colour, their breathing, their timid manner, their slight resistance that is the language nature gave them for your answer. The lips always say 'No,' and rightly so; but the tone is not always the same, and that… Continue reading Date Rape: the untold pain of victims (part three)

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Date Rape: the untold pain of victims (part two)

“The mistake we make is in thinking rape isn’t premeditated, that it happens by accident somehow, that you’re drunk and you run into a girl who’s also drunk and half-asleep on a bench and you sidle up to her and things get out of hand and before you know it, you’re being accused of something… Continue reading Date Rape: the untold pain of victims (part two)

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Random Thoughts (2)

When you are born into a country where only your pastor and religious leaders are the one telling you that the only connection you need to make it in life is God while prevailing circumstances is pointing to the fact that aside the heavenly God you need another God, this time (the earthly God) to… Continue reading Random Thoughts (2)

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introspection on parenting

Children are sacred creatures and we can have them as they come. This is the general notion of most Africans who have made their women major producers even in spite of the hardship that has plagued the continent. Sacred as these creatures are from God, they ceased to be ours the moment they step into… Continue reading introspection on parenting

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TOO LATE FOR MAMA

In a remote village, in a far away town, were to speak of civilization is far removed from the mundane conversation. She tried her best to be her best. Back home, she left her nine months old baby under the care of her husband who has been rendered incapacitated by some heartless fossils in the… Continue reading TOO LATE FOR MAMA