I WILL BE 20!

I will get married! I will walk down the aisle; beautifully decorated in orange petals; in my A-fitted bodice that has a modest flair in the skirt. Exactly the material I need, ivory satin and Chantilly laced. Perfect dress for my hour- glass body. As culture dictates, my father will be on my right in…

CHRONICLES OF MRS. DUBOISE

The alarm went off, she reached for the snooze button on her gold plated phone, she got up slowly as her head was heavy, she had downed one too many, “I’ve got a war in my hands” she had to remind herself. She knelt down and prayed her rosary, asking for grace and mercy from…

MRS. DUBOISE

They say that every road leads to an end.. To what end was she willing to go? The rain slapped the ballast as the wheels glided across the surface, the engine mellowed down and she turned the key to lock the steering wheel as she gently eased out of the car, the concierge had already…

SIMPLE TIPS TO HELP YOU SAVE

The prices of goods and services are always on the rise at a faster rate than that it takes you to get a pay rise. It does not mean, however, that it is impossible to save. Often you come across people claiming that they cannot afford to save even a nickel because they do not…

SCARS

Do you remember yesterday?! Monday….. No! Our past….you couldn’t have possibly forgotten already, could you?? The lives lost…. The property destroyed… The displacement, child torn from mother, sister from brother, husband from wife The agony, the hurt, the tears….now scars Our scars…..imprinted on our skin, our memories, our environment A constant reminder of our yesterday,…

SINGLE FOREVER!

I love it when the world is quick to heal my self inflicted wounds after a break up with phrases like, “there are better fish in the sea” or months down the line when they imply that I have been on the market too long and my God doesn’t seem to be doing anything about…

THAT MATERIAL CALLED ‘WIFE’

Extinct! He said… There’s no wife material anymore These women cannot make a home Play the role of wife, and eventually a mother….. Cannot be taken to my parents… I’ve seen marriages crumble, I’ve seen how miserable my friends are, simply because there are no wives anymore Now, all these women want is to show…

GOLD STAR 🌟

Hello guys. My name is Jack2y (the 2 is silent). This is my first time writing is someone else’s space so if I ramble on and on and on and on, bear with me. I’m a tad bit nervous. There is a lesson I have learnt time and time again throughout the course of my…

WHO AM I?!

I once knew, really I did… Not anymore, what happened?! I ask myself this everyday, all the time I forgot I guess, I chose to forget is more accurate I chose to be a photocopy A duplicate…. I watched myself become someone else, change right before my eyes, forget myself, and now here I am,unable…

WALLS UP

I smile, I’m listening to every word you’re saying, I’m not sure if it is because I am a good listener or because I find what you are saying rather interested, or it is just funny… it shouldn’t matter huh, long as I’m listening. The ambience was lovely, the food even better, and my glass…

THE 14TH…

  Valentines day….. I’d be lying if I said this is not a greatly anticipated day; pressure for the men, expectation for the women, business for the flower vendors, hotels all over the country, jewelers, boutiques… The day of Love….. One day that might change everything in a relationship, for better or worse, a lot…

THE AUDACITY

You ever walk behind someone, a female to be more specific, and after every three steps they pull down their skirt?! I know I have, and at the same time I’ve been that female…so I’ve literally been in those shoes, and I know how it feels, it’s not exactly a comfortable feeling. Being right their…