All posts by OOLUSS

I'm an old fashioned plus sized diva who loves God, good books and knowledge.I enjoy documenting and communicating daily life and gender issues through words and pictures.My passions are photography, gender and public health issues in Sub Saharan Africa, culture , Languages, travel and existence....
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My Body

  My body should be mine to do with as I please It is not a playground, freeway nor slippery path for For Disrespect, Battery, Assault or Abuse Or an avenue for heat of the moment without MY permission It is a narrow path to be respected and honoured According to my wishes A smooth […]

He Had Fallen And Died

He Had Fallen And Died

Kon ! Kon ! Kon ! Kon ! the gong chimed as the town crier announced the call for a meeting at the village square. Kon ! Kon ! Kon ! Kon !the stick beat against the gong driving the message home . The chief had instructed that all be gathered at the square for my […]

My Motherland..

My Motherland..

The day Africa was born, the gods rejoiced
Mother Earth and Mother Sky never felt so complete
They both shed tears of joy which made oceans, rivers and streams
And sighed in contentment which gave cool winds
Their daughter was beautiful.
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Waistbeads…..

Waistbeads…..

Embrace me dear warrior of mine
As you count my waist beads and our bare feet digs
Into the friendly earth in tenderness
My hair smells of rich forest herbs
My dark oiled skin glows with velvety smoothness
I am weak at the knees
Your touch is magic