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Tinder Me Please!

27th April 2017 Teakisi 4

By Nellie Umutesi-Vigneron My dating life has been suffering a slow and painful decline that will only result in an unfortunate and untimely death if I don’t take action and attempt to resuscitate it.  In […]


You Can’t Afford My love

25th April 2017 Teakisi 0

By Marie-Helena Mekolo I know what I want. I recognize and value my worth. All the men before you taught me to love and cherish the “unwanted” parts of me. Your predecessors were all lessons […]


The Internal Clock

24th April 2017 Noeline Kirabo 1

As women our life experiences are deep and vast: from the stresses of family life, the joys of motherhood (for some), the pressures and satisfaction of having and maintaining a successful career, while still being […]


Tale Of The African Woman

21st April 2017 Ayandola Ayanleke 5

She was born prepared. Prepared for marriage.  She was conceived, born, weaned, raised for one purpose:  marriage. It might not look like it in this day and age, with many parents now sending their girls […]


Excuse My African

20th April 2017 Teakisi 20

By Stella Demasus I never had any issues with my being African, until I started living in the United States of America.  That was when I realized that my kind of “African” is different. I’m […]


A La Découverte De Ma Féminité

18th April 2017 Iris Ntore 4

Au moment où j’écris ce blog, le monde entier célèbre la journée de la femme. Là où tout a commencé… Il n’y a pas si longtemps encore, je n’affectionnais pas particulièrement cette fête. Ne vous […]