“Mummy, I am having scrambled eggs and sausages for breakfast. Do you want some?” Are you wondering what that question has to do with guarding your authenticity? Read on! That was my daughter, Claire, asking if she should make me breakfast. She is 8 years old. She’s the youngest of my children. Her elder brothers… [Read More]
PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT – be kind, just because.
There’s a lot to love about the world, don’t you think?! In spite of the disagreements, headiness, ranchors and wars that threaten our humanity, our humaneness, you and I are recipients of thoughts, words and acts of kindness. So yes, you’ve sown seeds of kindness in uncountable measures too and typically it appears that… [Read More]
REMEMBER NOT TO F̸O̸R̸G̸E̸T̸
About 50 Unread messages from one of my Alumni groups (NCCF 2002 set a.k.a Joshua Generation). “Not much to catch up on”, I thought. So I decided to spend about 5 minutes to read through. Someone was recently added to the group and he was being welcomed. Typically. I joined others to welcome him…. [Read More]
…And away it flew!
I love nature. Animals, birds, the sky, trees, landforms, the whole nine yards. Scratch that! I just remembered that besides butterflies, I don’t like insects! Bzzz!!! Dang it! I definitely don’t like lizards too! Guess I can’t quite call myself an animal lover then. Whatev’s! I often feel a burst of energy each time that… [Read More]
Of Birthdays, Vulnerabilities, and loads of gratitude
Oh Birthdays! When the rest of the world gets fascinated and somewhat anxious about the New Year that is ushered in on January 1st, I am kind of ‘slow’ at catching that bug. However, the 11th of January – my birthday is truly the start of not just another unique calendar year in my life…. [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]