Running Errands

“Stefania, my dear  how are you? see ehn  I need you to help me with something tomorrow, I have to go to the saloon and I need you to drive me there” “Really , mum,  is something wrong with your car?” “Does something have to be wrong with my car, for me to ask my…

My anthem right now…..

Lecrae’s song “Cry for you” is the current anthem of  this period of my life. A quick search online defines ” anthem ” as “a rousing or uplifting song identified with a particular group, body, or cause.” In this case  a rousing and uplifting song  identified with  this stage of my life. It is not…

Why I write…

I grew up reading books. I can’t remember a time when I was not reading books and I can still remember eavesdropping (I did this a lot as a child) on my mother’s conversation with a visitor when I was about 9 years old. “Where is your daughter Ada. she’s so quiet , I haven’t…

Change of plans…

Stef stared at him as he talked between bites. It was Friday night and she was with Steve. She had other plans and they didn’t include him, but  on her way to the lift that evening, he came by and asked about those plans. What are you up to for the rest of the evening. “Oh…

2 years and counting…

836 Views 309 Visitors 81 Posts 64 Likes 10 Comments 10 Subscribers  (haha, y’all know I don’t do it for the subs) 4 Header images 3 “About ” page update 2 years… Two  days ago, a smile crept unto my face as  I saw the notification on the blog from WordPress , congratulating me for…

Why Not….

She walked into the taxi rank, the pungent air and noise clouding her senses. Every Wednesday, for a little over a month now, she would head to the taxi rank  just after work and catch a taxi to Pankhurst for bible study. Steve with his cheerful personality  had invited her. She had hesitated at first ,…

Poetry in the Psalms …

I enjoy poetry a lot. I have always found it easiest to read. Poetry for me is like a power nugget. Short pieces of texts with deep and potent content.  My favorite form of poetry are the psalms, and because I am currently struggling with the discipline of daily Bible reading, I have resorted to the…

Making My way Home…

PS: Like  I said here , I enjoy poetry a lot but it is not my forte, so here again is my second attempt at composing a poem   I am a prodigal making my way home. My pace is slowed by my limping feet. My heavy heart condemns me My judgement clouds me In…

LETTER TO GOD SERIES: People Pleasing Tendencies….

  Dear Father, As much as I hate to admit it, the approval and acceptance of certain people in my life has taken more priority in my life than it should, I fear it is turning into an obsession. I see the tell tale signs  in my reactions to their praises  and on the flip…

“Cafe Society “, a review (well sorta)…

Disclaimer: I am not a professional movie reviewer ( if that is a thing), I just liked this movie and wanted to share. I was on a date at the cinema when I saw the trailer to “Cafe Society“, I made a mental note to look out for it. By looking out for it, I…

Cool kids things…

So I  decided to be one of the cool kids and do what they do, namely  going into a coffee shop , ordering some overpriced  beverage (usually coffee), whipping out my computer to work on some project and using the free WiFi. DUH. My first task , upon arrival was to hunt for the perfect…

This is my life right now…

I saw the following image recently and it describes my life write right  (hihihihi…) now.. So don’t be surprise if I’m AWOL. Because for the next few days or make that weeks, when I feel like blogging I would need to scratch that and get cracking with my research work ,,,, Until Later. Ada.O