Category Archives: dreams

What’s the point with words?

Sometimes I wrote cos those words wouldn’t stop coming from somewhere deep inside, and I felt I would suffocate if I didn’t get them down on paper. I wrote in glitter pens- when life was good; in pencils- when I … Continue reading

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The invention of wings.

The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd She said “Once upon a time, Africans could fly. They would circle around the sun- like blackbirds. We lost that magic when we became slaves.” “The invention of wings” is the best … Continue reading

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When yet another paper gets rejected…

They didn’t ask me how I dealt with all my rejections. But when 3 research papers were finally published, they asked: “How did you go about it?”  or “Could you teach me how to write a paper?” The only answer … Continue reading

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Should I take antidepressants?

To have a curable illness and to leave it untreated except for prayer is like sticking your hand in a fire and asking God to remove the flame. – Sandra L. Douglas   My intention in this article is not … Continue reading

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Where does your confidence come from?

From the neat lines and shades, applied on your face, the expensive dress. From the carvings created by muscles,  you painfully work, your expensive suit. From the famous people you associate with, your high profile job. The search results of … Continue reading

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Those memories

I will treasure our memories Like feathers- tucked away Between book pages. Like precious shells, colored Glass pieces, marbles, and 3 D cards, In a tiny cardboard box. Like balloons, from the exhibition, Tied to the gate, For fear, they … Continue reading

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And they fought.

And his words were hard and cutting, When once they were romantic and flattering. And his smile froze in derision and discomfort, Where once it was loving and devoted. And his eyes were cold and frightening, Where once they were … Continue reading

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