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Words of Valour

Fitted Brokenness

He grew up seeing his father being a sole provider. Without him there was no food on the table and very little of every other necessity. He saw his mother have nothing, be nothing, demand nothing yet she gave the entirety of what was…

June 16, 2018
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Hey Good man!

Hey Good man, I see you, as faint and as endangered your specie is, you still exist. Your very presence speaks security, not a bone in your body would walk down judgment lane or run when the going gets tough. The surety of your…

April 19, 2017
Words of Valour

The Hidden Status.

There is a privacy setting on whatsApp that allows a user to hide their last seen time status, and so, it would appear empty when a hidden fellow is not on the App and only ‘online’ when one is available. Well, the continuance of…

March 21, 2017
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That Loudest Silence..

I remember the first time I absorbed the distinction between black and white, I was four maybe five. My mother had just returned from a study trip in the UK, and had all these pictures she was showing us, my father held one particular…

February 28, 2017
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Play, Practice & Purpose!

I love cats. There is just something clean and very delicate about them. I have even played a role of a veterinary cat midwife (or whatever conventional name there is) and help my kitty Lexie give birth a few times. There really is something…

February 28, 2017
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Here and Now..

I read a beautiful realization from a wise man once, that whether we know it or not, we cannot be anywhere else but here and now. This moment right now, is all we have, all we are certain of. That we are given only…

February 26, 2017
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My Future Daughter..

  You my darling, are beautiful, do not let no hell bent heart tell you otherwise, I want you to know that from within. Yet if it is the only thing that these boys tell you, nothing more of substance..it is not enough. Don’t…

February 26, 2017
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Its A New Dawn!

Well what do you know… I’m finally putting my thoughts down for the world to ponder!!   So here we go, Firm Beginnings, this name just popped into my mind as i thought of what to name this page, and it couldn’t be more…

February 26, 2017
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Unconditionally

Nelson Mandela… Great man this was. I’ve possibly heard bits and pieces of his heroic story all my life. Watched a detailed documentary that touched both his personal and political life a moment ago and I couldn’t help a tear flowing. 27 were his…

February 19, 2017
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Far Above Rubies

There was a moment in my life where I thought I knew all there is to Life and Love. I thought I had it all figured out, if I had gone through proper schooling and excelled there, what could be different with Life (in…

February 19, 2017