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This Marriage

Ehhhhhh Woooooo, Ehhhhhh Woooooo! That was the unmistakable scream of Ihuoma. I lifted myself up reluctantly from my sleeping mat and strolled lazily to the entrance of the family hut to find out what the cause for alarm was this time around. Ihuoma was my sister in law and village gossip, the whole village was … Continue reading This Marriage

Let Us Pray

Let Us Pray

A friend once shared an experience she had years back in Texas. She narrated how she attended a church, dominated by blacks, and I could bet by many Nigerians too, and the prayer point kept focusing on immigration issues. The pastor would call for prayer for those who needed their papers regularized, those who had … Continue reading Let Us Pray

PARABLES AND PEBBLES: Honeyed, Journey, Spirit of Life, Strength of Femme

Honeyed   That which is sweet will tastes like honey Also bear, honey is bought with money That which is bitter always tastes as bile It is to bearings of men that are vile   If I buzz like the sounds of swarming bees My home will be served, made of sweet honeyed teas I … Continue reading PARABLES AND PEBBLES: Honeyed, Journey, Spirit of Life, Strength of Femme