And The Women Said…

“Did you know…?” “I heard that…!” “I thought she was…!” “They have ended it!” “Is she not pregnant?” “- see what has happened to her…!” And on and on and on… Perhaps in your season of preparation, you are being faced with a situation or situations where it feels like all are saying things about…

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Skeletons In The Marriage Closet

“Why didn’t you tell me?!!” These words were yelled across in the honeymoon suite of the freshly wed bride and groom; Jonathan and Marjorie. Still wearing their wedding attire, they shot a glare at each other across the room, fuming at each other because of the secret that had just been revealed. A secret neither…

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Plenty Of Fish In The Sea

“I can’t believe she did that to me… I was so good to her!” sobbed Jason. “We did everything together- I really believed she loved me too!” he continued. His big sister watched him from where she stood at the stove and tossing one fish into the sizzling oil, she simply said, “- don’t worry…

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The Servant Queen

“I’m a Queen, okay? I am a Queen, have you heard?” “Okay.” “I have been reading Queen Esther Preparation and the writer says I am a Queen, so don’t tell me to open the gate for you anymore.” “Uh..” “I am a Queen; so I don’t just do things for people like that-.” “Okay, please…

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A Woman’s Emotional Blackmail

Fred and Joanna enter into a Marks and Spencer shop on Oxford Street. “The things here are so lovely!.” gushed Joanna. “Glad you like them.” said Fred, dutifully following his bride-to- be around the shop. “Oh my goodness! Look at this white blazer! I need to get it.” said Joanna, rushing to the blazer. “- it will…

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The Pinocchio Type of Relationship

You know the story of Pinocchio? The little wooden boy? The one that was created by a wood carver yet wanted to be a ‘real boy’ and so was given the condition that to become one he had to be truthful. However he had the habit of lying often! Funny thing was that each time he lies his…

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Hot Cake!

Nothing like a hot piece of cake, right? Fresh out of the oven… warm vapour rising from the slice you just took, the aroma of the cake wafting straight into your nostrils…   Sigh; I love me some hot cake don’t you? Queen Vashti was one hot cake or at least she knew she was….

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When A Woman Has Grace

Scared you are not going to do well in that interview? You need Grace. Scared that test is going to be a big flop? You need Grace. Scared about the concept of marriage? The thought of being a wife? – do I have to cook? – do I have to clean?? – how am I…

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Folly’s Hands

Don’t we all love a good manicure? Nails glistening with color and life? Hands raised high in worship because people can see how perfectly manicured your hands are when you do? Or when you know he’s going to propose that weekend; how you make sure our hands are ready for the show Hahaa… Allow me…

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The Seven Friends Of Esther

Surely, if Esther lived in our times, she would have hit the Facebook friends limit by now. She definitely would have had over 4999 friends on her Facebook friends list. Just imagine social media to have existed in the time before she wed the king; once she puts up her DP (display picture) on Facebook, thousands…

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