Written by Dasalonetiti Rahima and Juliana Sesay Today March 8th is celebrated as International Women’s Day all around the world. This year’s UN theme is “women in leadership- achievingan equal future in a Covid 19 world.” There is no equal future where a woman’s life will be cut short due to childbirth and other maternalContinue reading “WOMEN’S HEALTH CORNER – International Women’s Day 2021”
Now back in bed, after having breakfast at midday, these emotions are as strong as they were when she woke up. She lied, she couldn’t fall apart in front of people. Out there, eventhough she appeared to be deep in thoughts, no one could tell she was falling apart, she had mastered the art ofContinue reading “SHE IS FALLING APART 3”
She eventually got out of bed, her little human is up, saying something that sounds like good morning in baby language, she responded to him with a good morning and he smiled. Oh yes she has to be grateful for him. She gathered the strength to get out of bed the sun was up inContinue reading “SHE IS FALLING APART 2”
Her heart feels like a log, she woke up like this. For the first time in several months she spent the night crying, missing him, feeling angry and disappointed at her fate, what life has turned out to become for her, for them. She has been crrying all night, she is confronting her pain, finallyContinue reading “SHE IS FALLING APART”
We were raised to believe that friday evenings should be fun, it is the first day of the weekend, followed by two non-working days, therefore friday evenings should be slayed, hang out with friends and loved ones, or indoors with loved ones, watching a movie or just listening to music that blows with drinks ofContinue reading “FRIDAY EVENINGS, REALITY VS EXPECTATIONS”
I have contemplated writing about this for a while, but everytime I tried I am reminded of my unhealed traumas. Even as I type now I ache, I feel something swelling up in my throat. A few months ago in our virtual book club, we were asked to read “half of a yellow sun” byContinue reading “THE VOICES OF JOURNEYING MEN”
Happy new year readers, I started my blogging Journey in June last year (2020 is now “last year”, surreal). I managed to attract readers from thirty five countries in the globe, thank you for Visiting. I write not only because I want you to read but more so because I have something to share, butContinue reading “SUNSET CRUISE PARTY ON NEW YEAR’S DAY”
I wanted to name this piece “a recap of 2020” but I realised that I had to talk about the police shootings and killing of countless number of people in Pademba Road Maximum Prison, the Killing of a woman and a child in Tombo and the fact that our president described those incidents as anContinue reading “WHAT A YEAR!”
Hey!!! Merry Christmas you all, It’s been forever!! Yes those exclamation marks really mean I am Shouting 😂 I miss blogging. I have been out here doing everything all at once and I haven’t had a time to write anything. But I’m back on my blog. Imagine, just yesterday I was working on christmas ordersContinue reading “MERRY CHRISTMAS!”
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