Ama thanks for sharing your thoughts with me and that smile is everything!! No! No! NO! You kept telling yourself each time. Is it that you are not beautiful? Do you feel inadequate? Why do you allow yourself to sink so low when you know you are better than this! You are SMART, BEAUTIFUL, CARING, … Continue reading Loving You and Yourself!
"Through The Fire" is based on the gas explosion that happened at Atomic on Saturday 7th October, 2017 which claim the lives of people and injured many others. This story is purely fictional. Our prayers are with the affected families, victims and survivors. To those who have lost loved ones through this tragic event, may … Continue reading Through the Fire; Never Again Yet Again
The story is told of Ali Hafed, a wealthy ancient Persian who owned much land and many productive fields, orchards, and gardens and had money out at interest. An old priest came to him and told him that if he had a diamond the size of his thumb, he could purchase a dozen farms like … Continue reading Dig Deeper, Look Closely; There Are Acres of Diamond All Around You!
This story is based on true events. The names and characters which have been used are purely fictional. She cried. She was scared. This was going to be her longest night ever and it was. She had never gone through such an ordeal in her life as sleeping in a hospital. Not for a single … Continue reading Shadows of Death
From a distance, a cock crowed. Lariba lay awake .This wasn’t the first time she lay awake; it had happened several times right from the first night she had slept in here. A wall gecko was perched close to the only window in the mud house and a spider intricately wove its web at a … Continue reading Hopes and Dreams # 1
Photo credit: Say Something ( A Great Big World & Christina Aguilera) There was a hushed silence at the two ends of the phone. Her soft voice echoed, “ Papa Kofi, say something.” Say Something had been on replay the whole morning. It was the first thing she could say to him. … Continue reading Not A Part Of Us
It had been a week since the unexpected news. She had barely slept nor had any food. And the tears did not stop flowing. Awuni had stopped calling and texting after 2 days when she didn’t reply any of them. Amina had been kind enough to let her stay a few more days till … Continue reading Finding Forgiveness # 2