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TOWN 1

TOWN 1

I am 12 years old and I know soon old men will start showing interest in me as father is envisioning and I am scared of that fact. I am scared of the fact that I wouldn’t be allowed to enjoy my childhood in peace […]

TOWN

TOWN

My village was located in Navrongo a town in the northern region of Ghana which has a desert like weather; with droughts on dry season, scorching sun and barely rains. The main source of income my village generates from was farming and cattle rearing. The […]

ME 2

ME 2

Most men in my society were intimidated by the doctor and said she was cursed not to be married and have children at her age thereby they avoid the hospital even when they are seriously sick since they will be treated by her. My entire […]

ELI

ELI

It is about 5pm in the evening on a Thursday and I had just arrived from the farm with mum after a tiresome day of working under the sun planting new yam heads to wait for the rains. I didn’t get to go to school […]

MENTAL HEALTH

MENTAL HEALTH

This has been like a really sensitive topic for people to talk about due to the rate of suicides. Mental health is like really high in men than in women as they keep it all in as they are told not to be a bitch […]

DIFFERENT CULTURES, DIFFERENT PEOPLE

DIFFERENT CULTURES, DIFFERENT PEOPLE

If one thing that traveling has taught me, its how different cultures are all over the world. You learn new ones and  most times you arrive at the realization that  what you grew up knowing is different from whats it’s actually out there. Especially if […]

HELP!!! I DON’T KNOW HOW TO SWIM.

HELP!!! I DON’T KNOW HOW TO SWIM.

Yeah right. I know what you thinking. Possibly you might be wondering how a grown up adventurous lady like me can’t swim. Hell kids know how to now. Well thing is I just don’t know to swim. I wasn’t taught, I never had the opportunity […]

GETTING TO BALI OFF THE BEATEN PATH (2)

GETTING TO BALI OFF THE BEATEN PATH (2)

As continued from the part one. If you haven’t read yet. You could find it here….. I booked my train ticket at the convenience store and headed to the train station bidding goodbye to my new-found friends at the hostel. My plan was to head straight […]

CHAPTER 3

CHAPTER 3

‘Hi Mr. and Mrs. Smith’ he said ‘Did you enjoy service today’? he asked smiling like an angel. This boy sure knows how to get on my nerves I thought to myself. My parents were all smiles answering him back. ’we did have a memorable […]

CHAPTER 2

CHAPTER 2

I glanced at her with surprise and asked. ‘Are crushing on him? ‘Yeah who wouldn’t’ she replied ‘He has everything I want in a man’. Laura replied as I listened ‘He is son of the reverend which means he is prayerful, a librarian which proves […]


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