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Religion Spirituality

Why Bad Things Happen to Good People

God knows. Everything that you are going through received approval from Him. He gave it permission to be, because He has faith in you. He knows that you know, that He will not leave nor forsake you.

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African New Woman Feminism social dilemma

Feminism and the African New Woman

I am an African woman. And men are not my enemies. Quite frankly, I am incomplete without a man.

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Motivation Religion Retrospection

Let Me Tell You What Your Problem Is

I genuinely wonder how you can read this and think that you are ordinary. And I think that that is your problem. You try so much to give yoursef a name different from what God has called you, His own.

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Discussion, rants, bants

Yes. I Sleep Inside Danfo (orun ìyà)

Yes. I sleep inside Danfo, but do you know why? No. And you’re already judging me. Hypocrite.

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Motivation

We’re Going to Need More Tea

If we’ll be talking about what I’m thinking, we’re going to need more tea!

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Motivation

Dry

These land may be dry, but the steps of the righteous are ordered by God!

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Retrospection

What I Know For Sure

I’m in the aftermath of reading Doaa’s tragic recount of her experience in the Syrian war in Melissa Flemming’s A Hope More Powerful Than the Sea, and Oprah Winfery’s What I Know For Sure, and I am shaken to my roots. The very foundation of truth that drives me everyday is called to question. What […]

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Religion

Righteous Madness

“If you believe you can beat your opponent, he’ll believe it too.”

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social injustice

Ruin from the North

Is anyone paying attention to the ruin from the North?

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creative writing

Writing Contest

My eardrums were adequately covered with headphones, but the sound was alarming enough to pierce my reverie. It was an annoying falsetto like the cry of a strangled cat. “What is it again báyìí for God’s sake?” I tried to return to sleep but it continued. “Egbére wo nìyẹn!?”(What Bush baby is that!?) Mama Micheal […]