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Understanding

  • Lifestyle Stories

    LOVE By My Own Rules

    When I began to bloom and my eyes betrayed the butterflies that thoughts of a man trapped in my belly, friends and loved ones reeled off the rules. “Do not love…

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    Like A Brother To Me (Part 3)

    “I hope your mascara is tear-proof. I don’t trust the bride to hold back her customary tears during the vows o.” That was Ezinwanne, one of my bridesmaids, talking to the…

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    Like A Brother To Me (Part 2)

    When we began, it felt awkward.He reached out to hug me whenever we met, while I was still accustomed to chopping knuckles with him. He introduced me as his “babe” when…

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    Welcome To My Heart

    I’m not going to pretend I’ve never considered other options. I grew up having fantasies too. I have cast a glance at the tall, dark and bespectacled guy and let out…

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    The Way I Can’t Treat My Mother-In-Law

    I visit one Facebook group after another and in response to a frustrated wife’s question on how to handle a bossy, over-demanding and inconsiderate mother-in-law, some people say, “Treat her exactly…