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]
The yellow brick road of Motherhood
As we left church yesterday, my entire family and I went to visit my eldest sister in law’s family. We hadn’t seen them in a while. Besides, my kids were longing to see their cousins too. I can say that we all had fun – chatting, gaming, laughing and having a lot to eat too;… [Read More]
On behalf of the wounded
#OnBehalfOfTheWounded Take this as an ode to the wounded, to the downtrodden, to the one who feels overwhelmed and pressed. (Inspired by Sam Obafemi of SOBCA) • First I recognize that some of my wounds were inflicted by strangers. However, I hate to admit that many more of the scars I bear are from the… [Read More]
I Thought it was Purple!
I was at a merchant’s store to make a complaint about an item I had recently purchased. Truthfully, every part of my being wanted to scream. “That would be both ruthless and uncivil”, I thought. Honestly, it is sometimes a lot easier to be angry than to maintain calm. As I spoke to the sales… [Read More]
It doesn’t matter?!
I am a shoe maker! Ok, so I make clothes and accessories too, but I kind of like the sound of being a shoe maker more. Besides really loving the craft, it has a certain ring to it. Lol. By a friend’s referral (God bless him), I got a request to make a few shoes… [Read More]