I’ve come to like long-distance running: early mornings and fresh air. But some mornings are riddled with mistakes.
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Originally posted on THE AFRICA ARCHIVE:
It was October 2013, two years had passed since I had left the family business in…
Hubby and I kept looking at each other, mouths agape, wondering how is it that this thriving sub-culture exists in our city and we don’t know a single person in it or even remotely connected to it?
My favourite thing about my natural, kinky, very coily hair is the styles. Here is a collection of some of my favourites…
I wrote my own words in her memory, but it felt so insignificant and trivial compared to the real time we had spent together as friends sharing meals, watching movies on the roof, Halloween parties, laughing and joking.
Memories of the sparkling, white beach and turquoise water are seared in my mind. The air was cool and fresh; the sun warm, making my skin tingle. For me, perfection.
I love food. I really love food. I love all the things I eat – rice, bread, chicken, fish, vegetables, fruit. I eat out of habit not necessity. This is a hard truth for me because I LOVE eating.
A wave of sadness washed over me as I realised people are so trusting of our government.
I think this attitude is what could easily deceive the people and cheat them of so much. Poor people — the people who were targeted for this are poor — often have limited choices, and look to the state to provide much of what they need.
I’ve grown to appreciate what he stands for and I’ve grown to understand that his voice is so important in Africa and in the world today.