Sexual purity is taken very seriously and approached with a lot of Do's and Dont's. Sex talk is considered to be ungodly conversation because it opens doors to sin. This deprives the youth of the much needed sexual information in their delicate stage of life. You cannot pray sexual feelings away.
So i participated in this year's blogging challenge organised by Afrobloggers called the WinterABC. This is an annual storytelling festival that runs throughout the month of June where participants are challenged to write and post daily with the exception of weekends. Bloggers are prompted to write based on each week's theme and sponsored subjects. The … Continue reading Lessons From The WinterABC Festival
In a fast paced, result driven and high stress business world, one has to find a way to recharge and quickly get back to business. I work in a busy retail environment where I have to endure long hours of work on my feet while dealing with demanding staff and customers, non-stop. My employer has … Continue reading How Play Heals Me – #WinterABC2022 (Day 21)
Social media has connected the world in ways we never imagined a few decades ago. It has given a voice to those without one, and it has silenced those who thought they had a voice. Cowards find their bravery and the invisible get to be seen. It is also a place of activism; where people … Continue reading Social Media Can Be Confusing – #WinterABC2022 (Day 14)
One of the less talked-about effects of sexual abuse on victims is that they are likely to abuse sex, and probably go on to sexually abuse others - knowingly or unknowingly.
The prompt for stories of awareness week is "African Women" but I want to talk about this African woman 'A weaker vessel' They say she is A barrier breaker She truly is With un-natural determination Her followed instincts Very natural With uneducated efforts She educates her child This African woman A mother Our hope With … Continue reading This African Woman – #WinterABC2022 (Day 12)
I would hold him close to me and ask God to forgive me if I had sinned. I would cry in the night asking God to transfer the burden to me and let my son be a normal boy just like his friends
Autistism is not a diseases. No need to cure it. Autistic people experience the world differently. Autism is a spectrum. This means no one condition is the same as the next
Have you stopped to think about these people? Have the following questions ever crossed your mind? Who hugs the hugger when they need a hug? Who listens to that good listener when they feel like talking to someone? Who counsels the counsellor? In short, who does for them what they do for us?
"Until the Lion begins to write; the story will always glorify the hunter," said Chimbwi the hyena. "What do you think, Chimbwi? You think I haven't tried?" Nkalamu asked in a shaky voice. "But you're a Lion, Nkalamu! Show courage and try again," retorted Chimbwi. Nkalamu the Lion found a spot up the tree where … Continue reading Nkalamu The Lion Cries – #WinterABC2022 (Day 8)