23 Mar

Nightmarish encounter with Nosering

[ad] Life has its funny side. It springs unlikely surprises, at the most unlikely moments. Funnier still is that sometimes you don't feel the emotions you are expected to feel. Time was it, a few years back though, when I felt the sun setting and rising around a very beautiful girl- meaning she was all my universe. Time was when I knew what jealousy was (for the record, I have tried to read Nancy Friday's celebrated treatise Jealousy, but unfortunately the clinical discourse made the topic even [Read more ...]
06 Dec

For colored girls who have considered suicide, when the rainbow is not enuf

[ad] When the play was over, one of the boys replied on being queried, that it was an uncomfortable play. Quick came the rejoinder that this play was meant to make men uncomfortable. Well, it might have made the concerned person uncomfortable, and as far as the girls are concerned, they may think that dramas are supposed to make men uncomfortable, but for my part I have different notions. In spite of the literature courses that has been my undoing for these last four years, my idea of drama is [Read more ...]