Shock overwhelms. Daggers of pain shoot at my heart. My throat dries up. My body goes numb. Disbelief pangs. Is this really happening? No. You can’t be dead. Broken. I shatter like glass banging on the floor. I attempt to cry, but pain knocks me into a cold unconsciousness. Betrayal. How could you […]Read more "When grief strikes"
Africa is home to the highest linguistic diversity in the world, with over 1500 different languages. The principle languages include Arabic, English and French. An interesting fact about Arabic is that on the continent, there are more than 100 million speakers of the language, with Egypt accounting for more than 54 million. African languages form […]Read more "Top 10 most spoken languages in Africa"
After a long day, I just want to come home to you. I want to hold you close, Feel the warmth of your embrace, Look into your eyes, And know that I am loved. I want to kick off my heels, Wash off my make up, And take off the mask of togetherness and productivity. […]Read more "After a long day"
Breathe your spirit into me, Bring me back to life. Return my soul to me, Rewire me for love. Restore the health of my heart, Let me feel again. Return to me my humanity. Let me breathe again. Let me know that I matter. Let me know that I am loved immeasurably. *Image […]Read more "Resurrect me"
You chipped away at me, Until I finally came crashing down. You ran off like the coward that you are. Now I lie here, dismantled, Struggling to piece myself back together again. *image from Pexels.Read more "The brutality of neglect"
I’m back at home, Where I belong, Where my heart finds peace, Where I feel whole. I’m back home, Where I have a seat at the table, Where I enjoy a home cooked meal, Where I experience joy and laughter. I’m back home, Where I run a hot, bubble bath, Where I […]Read more "I’m back home"
I am a river of life, When you drink of me, your dead body is restored to life. My waters bring you healing, mending your broken spirit. My waters flow with love, nourishing your heart and soul. My waters trickle with peace, quietening your anxious mind. My waters fill your parched body, restoring your strength. […]Read more "My Life Brings You Life"