Health

Do You Love You?

3rd October 2018 Natacha Umutoni 1

The bible teaches us to die to self and to lay down our lives for others, so every time someone mentioned the word self-care or self-love, I would cringe because I thought they are promoting […]

Culture

It Never Gets Easier

18th April 2018 Natacha Umutoni 0

The pain, the grief, the loss Is felt at the core of our souls. We live with grief. Every day. Beyond the dirty past, beneath the hard scars are fresh wounds We live with them. […]

Education

It Is a Man’s World

4th December 2017 Natacha Umutoni 0

Last month, our newsfeed was flooded with stories of rape allegations against Harvey Weinstein.  The actress Alyssa Milano took to twitter using the hashtag ‘MeToo’, encouraging women to share their stories of sexual abuse and […]

Family

Dear John

8th August 2017 Natacha Umutoni 3

I miss you every single day. I see you in every stranger that I meet. I feel you in every song, the lyrics remind me of our conversations. Sometimes I stop at your scent, with […]

Culture

Of Bridal Showers & Sex

1st May 2017 Natacha Umutoni 6

Addressing women during an RPF-Inkotanyi Women’s League Congress in Kigali on April 22, 2017, the president of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, warned elder women against terrorizing the younger ones about tolerating domestic violence during bridal showers. […]

Culture

Can Women Have It All?

4th April 2017 Natacha Umutoni 5

My friend has a pet peeve called mediocrity, and he has managed to convince me to join in his club. Well, partially. The dictionary defines mediocre as, “moderate or low quality, value, ability, or performance.” […]