A Letter to Unfounded Love: Chapter Five

It was the way he looked at me. I melted into a puddle of butter. Nothing else mattered when he held me close as our heartbeats coupled together in a quixotic melody of passion. He became yin to my yang, two bodies belonging to one soul. I yearned for him as an urgent need smoldered …

A Letter to Unfounded Love : Chapter 4

A nagging thought haunted me that night. I shouldn’t be here. Why am I here? The recent sequence of events made no sense. The compelling aura that drew me to Tawanda, that overpowering illogical thought process that evaded natural intuition and critical thinking. I failed to get over Miss. Rachel’s alpha personality and sexual innuendos. …

Release Me

Winter ABC 2021: Day 20 I clutched my chest unable to breathe. Gasping for air while sinking slowly to the ground. Is this what death felt like? An overwhelming sense of impending doom gripped my mind. The poetic justice of dying the day before my wedding was a sweet tragedy. A perfect scene from a …

Fashion and Culture Kinship

Winter ABC 2021: Day 18 Fashion is an illustration of culture and an innovator of societal progression. Fashion trends determined human rights movements with radical fashion statements. The greatest weapon for the contemporary woman is the transformative nature of fashion. It implicates power dynamics in every form and structure in interpersonal relationships of different communities. …

Colonization Disrupted the Progression of African Civilization

Winter ABC 2021: Day 16 There is a euphuism that suggests that European colonization introduced civilization to the indigenous African. A complex that denotes the white man as a savior from the stone age. Africa built Europe for free as the colonizers imposed coercive unrestricted-trade policies, slavery and pillaging our resources at will. The European …