When Did I Marry Poverty?

“Text 155 and kiss poverty goodbye!, I am divorcing brokeness with Kiika Too Good”. Those are the ads I have bombarding me even on my usually ‘safe’ radio station. The government itself dedicates entire programs planned for years and years to come to alleviate my poverty, and eradicate it once and for all. What I want to … Continue reading

Are you really Marriage Material?

Have you ever wondered why it is that at the onset of a romantic relationship, butterflies are forever floating, smiles exchanged and hearts fluttering but right around the defining turn of true commitment, doubt ensues, and the feet that were once ready to jump into the river of love with arms flailing joyfully become frozen … Continue reading

Stillness: The greatest stress conquerer.

  It is strange to have a moment in life where calm and tranquillity envelope you almost to a point of immense claustrophobic pressure but this is the case for me as I sit on an old vintage Victorian one piece settee overlooking the hypoxia falls on the river Nile. The air is breathtakingly fresh … Continue reading

Project Be Daring: Changing our World

Many years have come and gone since HIV\AIDS appeared on the scene. This mysterious disease has spread like wild fire affecting people of all ages, races, and gender. In Uganda, it is still a serious problem despite previously succesful efforts at sensitization and dropped prevalence rates. In fact, studies show that the prevalence rate is … Continue reading

Our Roles: Addiction within the Society

“You, my brothers, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature; rather, serve one another in love. The entire law is summed up in a single command: “Love your neighbor as yourself.” If you keep on biting and devouring each other, watch out or you will be destroyed … Continue reading

Gossip & Slander – the silent evils

In a recent fellowship gathering, we talked about the topic of gossip and slander and it got me thinking. To my surprise, I learnt that both gossip and slander are no less than murder or theft or any other evil thing that we shun as a society. So it got me thinking, why is it … Continue reading

How Much Do you Want It?

What do you do when your husband continuously cheats on you and you are so fed up you want to cheat back to get even or just end the marriage. -D Hi D, There are so many things that I want to say about your question. I know that it is a really difficult thing … Continue reading

Help is here!

I used to get really angry at certain situations and it took a lot of energy out of me. I always wondered what it was that would make such things as alcoholism, infidelity, selfishness and disrespect thrive in the face of so many forces trying to fight them. That was then. Now I do not … Continue reading

The Little Things

In life there are little things that happen everyday that pass us by. Things that we do not fully apprecaite because we are too busy doing something else or we are drawn within our daily rituals. Today I am grateful for the people that genuinely care for me and wish me well. A gentleman I … Continue reading

“He’s not good enough for you” they say…

hey! I might be the first to ask on interpersonal relationships, haha. Right, my issue concerns a man I have known for over a year and only recently started dating somewhat seriously. I say somewhat because I am still quite skeptical about our relationship.  I am with him because we get along great, he’s interesting … Continue reading