In the fullness of time, the Lord makes things happenIn the fullness of His time, He will rewrite your life’s narrative of disappointmentHe will show up and breathe life into the dry valley of your love lifeHe will say, ‘Child, those past hurts were not a life sentence… I have someone better suited for you..’He will remember you exceedingly, beyond your imagining He will wipe … Continue reading Trust The Process….
“What plot twist you were” she said to the reflection of herself in the mirrorYou were a bright yellow shirt in a wardrobe full of black, brown and blueYou were the cackling laughter in a room of people who only know how to grimaceYou were extraordinary in a sea of mediocrityYou dared to be different but they were not ready for that changeYou lived life … Continue reading The Black Mare
The story concludes… The “I” who knew it all… Dear reader. You probably came this far because you want to know what happened with Tongoona and Shepherd-Farai after that October afternoon in 2016. But some stories are not meant to have endings; happy or otherwise. They just have a happy middle and a sad start. But you probably deserve to know how I got to … Continue reading A Happy Middle, A Sad Start Day 22 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers
My obituary would state that I died at the young age of 27 My parents would probably get one published and these were strange thoughts to be having in my final moments of life. I thought my horde of memories would flash before my eyes but only one face was constant and even though I had never said it, she was the only girl I … Continue reading A Happy Middle, A Sad Start Day 21 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers
I have always hated spiderwebs. They freaked me out and it wasn’t just about the static feeling one got when it happened to come in contact with the skin. They were weird, period. Strangely, I was staring at one, woven through flower petals and glistening with the morning dew. I was entranced and trying to shut out everything and everyone. I wasn’t even supposed to … Continue reading A Happy Middle, A Sad Start Day 20 #WinterABC2021 @AfroBloggers