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Dream Stories – We Are Connected

Dream Stories – We Are Connected

Black Bat 05-27-2005 Awake: It was night. I went out with friends to a barber. We hanged out there for a while and later dispersed. I came back home around 10:00 pm. I knocked on my wife’s door and she tarried a while before she opened. She pointed to an object in the room. “What … Continue reading Dream Stories – We Are Connected

Dream Stories – Obama is President and Other Stories

Dream Stories – Obama is President and Other Stories

Harlem 08-29-2005 It was early morning in a highly sophisticated urban setting. My house was located in a mountainous region near a sea. I sat on a rock by the seaside with a peculiar palmtop in my hand. I was to email an essay titled, Family Life, as an entry to an essay competition organized … Continue reading Dream Stories – Obama is President and Other Stories

Dream Stories – The Power of Prayer

Dream Stories – The Power of Prayer

Sheikh Umar Sanda (R.I.P.) It was Friday. I walked towards Sheikh Umar Sanda’s, residence. I saw youths by the Sheikh’s mosque in self-pity for their sorry state of unemployment. The mosque turned into a Friday Prayer Mosque. People at the mosque were mostly old people. I found a place near a handsome old man and … Continue reading Dream Stories – The Power of Prayer