Tag: life

Our own story to tell

Here’s a short piece from one of my own…a young Ghanaian man whose occasional short pieces inspire me and manage to make his readers smile in the process. This particular peace made me feel hopeful, reminding me that there is light at the end of the tunnel and that we […]

First the climb, then the view…

I hit snooze on my alarm. “Who sent me at all?” I asked myself as I gathered the willpower to get out of bed. I had signed up for a hiking trip and I knew if I didn’t get up now I’d miss the bus. Get up, Show up After […]

Even When….

“God is goood!” How easy it to say this when everything goes our way. But what happens when things go off course? When we didn’t get that job or pass that test, or we got disappointed after a long time of expectation? Is God still good? Sometimes it’s difficult to understand: […]

The Big Order

“What would you like to order please?” the waitress asked me. I had already spotted what I wanted, and since I was in the mood to indulge, I asked for a milkshake. In my mind, I already knew how it was going to look like: small and uneventful, firstly because of […]

A Girl’s Rant (3)b

Start here   The Promise ‘Promise’ is a word with such heavy meaning; A word that’s meant to stand through every season, Through laughter through tears, the promise has to stand Even in times when frustration and discomfort are constantly on hand. A promise can be signified with so many […]

A Girl’s Rant (3)a

In case you missed the girls’ ranting and raving in the first two parts, here you go! A Girl’s Rant A Girl’s Rant (2) ******************************************************** It had been a while since Manza and her friends had hang out. Naa, who had gotten married recently was now pregnant and wasn’t spending […]