2021 was many things for me. It saw me own my different – talk about “returning to base’. Haha-haha. If you haven’t gotten my book, you should. http://bit.ly/theartofdifferentfree For the first time in a long time, I willfully protected my peace and happiness. I was reminded not to fret, not to force anything, anyone. Not… [Read More]
…AND I WON!
In July, I set out on a journey with 53 other contestants. An Africa storytelling journey that would see us all share, for the most part, very intimate parts of our lives. Many of us had shared these same stories with a few persons across various platforms. For some of us, it was the first… [Read More]
I was late for an appointment already, so I hurriedly made for the stairs. I was confronted with noises – shouting. A fracas had ensued between a customer and a cashier. It was fast degenerating into a frenzy; people in the hall were yelling at one another. I wasn’t in the mood to ‘save the… [Read More]
MY FAMILY, MY WORLD
Waking up to prayer messages from my mom and mother-in-law, to “How are you doing?” text messages from my dad, to funny videos from my sisters goofing around, or to skits forwarded from my brothers, happen oh so frequently, that I sadly rarely appreciate how they all make my life so beautiful, so meaningful! I… [Read More]
What have you Outgrown?!
I have been pretty lazy about cleaning and clearing up my guest room for some weeks now. I finally got to it. Understandably, there was so much dust and dirt. I spent a lot longer time cleaning than I would have if only I’d done it sooner. It was not all dreary and tiring. I… [Read More]
What to do you when you feel smothered in a relationship
My three youngest children often play together for several minutes; sometimes hours. Day in and day out, they find shared games and discover common interests. The past 18 months have seen them spend more time on Roblox – a global online gaming platform. They have even begun to explore creating their own games. Besides the… [Read More]