There are many facets to the issue of infertility (yep, still here). Meanwhile the Afrobloggers community is getting bold and loud about the issues so dear to their hearts. I hope you have read some as we get into day 7. But I figured I would close it out with a male perspective. If fertility … Continue reading Advocacy: Because Pain is not a respector of persons… Or sexes
So...if you are all caught up with yesterday's post, you sort of already know where this is heading. I want to give perspective to what I'm trying to put across so thought I would share a blogpost from someone walking through it and give you a glimpse into their everyday reality. The excerpt you are … Continue reading Advocacy: What they wish you knew
A thousand flaming hot-coals heaped on your head, with your mouth gagged and your stomach twisting to a load of tiny little stabs. And absolutely no respite in sight. That's grim. Maybe it's more like a glitch in your story. You think you are moving forward then once the glitching stops, you find you have … Continue reading What the Wait feels like!
Well certainly this is not a movie. At least I don't think it is. But if there is one by that title please let me know so that I can check it out. It's just a glimpse into my life. One of my unspoken resolutions for this year is to make new friends. In particular … Continue reading An Introvert’s Strange Guide to Making Friends
Us, if you are thinking of the One Direction song which I have loved. Or It. Whatever 'it' is to you. Your problem, your friendship/relationship, your studies, your successes, your failures...your 'it'. Does that make any less significant? When you can't (or won't) post about it on your social media and call up everyone in … Continue reading They don’t know about…
Disclaimer; Despite the title, the bulk of this writing will not contain any expletives. I have been thinking of conversations. Having them, starting them, sustaining them, ending them. And not just doing them, but doing them right. Conversations that are not waited on by awkward silences and where gossip is not the main course. Where … Continue reading Talk %#*@? to me!