The Sun Finally Sets

In my community when a child dies the elders perform cleansing rituals for the bereaved family. When that child’s death is at the hands of a family member, it’s a whole new thing. The family is seen as outcasts, abandoned and they are no longer allowed to participate in communal activities like weddings or even […]

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Phenomenal Woman

Phenomenal Woman By Maya Angelou Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms, The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl […]

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