Messengers

Sometimes if we are not in touch with our higher(true) selves , it takes time for the universe to get through to us with the answer(or the message). Sometimes the answer is right in front of us, yet we don’t see it because we are too distant from our true selves – Simona Rich Nigerian-based…

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The Cup And The Flask

five years ago.. My eyes were swollen from all the crying and I sniffed as I tried to push aside all that had just happened into the dark corners of my memory so I could have space for my beloved uncle’s advice. I had just failed a course. A failure which had inhibited me from…

Ramadan Memories

  Remembering how I fasted some years back makes me chuckle.  I started fasting at the age of ten, and trust me, it was no easy challenge at that age. It was especially    due to the fact that I was in a strict boarding school at the time that had so many exhausting rules,…

We Are The Lucky Ones

 I remember the other day when I was being  driven over the third-mainland bridge by my uncle, with my brother sleeping and heedless of raucous around him in the passenger seat. The traffic was capricious and one could hear the persistent blaring of car-horns and call-outs of the road side hawkers advertising their goods for…