Image Credit: Xavier Sotomayor My womb aches Sometimes it aches more Sometimes it aches less My womb aches. I did all things right; Went to university, Met and married a good man Then I was ready to bear fruit My womb aches. Then I was ready to bear fruit Found a good job … More Aching Womb
As he made his way into the building that houses the grocery store, he looked back to see if there was anybody behind him. There were 10 other people, women and men. All going into the same building. All possibly coming from work, maybe white-collar jobs-judging by their dress codes. This was shortly before 6pm on … More A Gentleman and a Doorman
There we were, peering into the darkness. Watching, waiting for Charlie to come home. This was one grey, rainy evening of 1996. A regular rainy season evening nonetheless, except it was nearly 8:00 pm- two hours after Charlie’s usual time to return home. Back then, my family reared chickens, goats and turkeys. The birds and … More Charlie, Our Cockrel!
Image credit: Lucy Oribi It is a beautiful sunny February afternoon in Palenga, a trading centre about 13 kms from Gulu town on the Kampala-Gulu highway, in Northern Uganda. The place I call home, my village home. It is scotching hot. The splendid afternoon quiet is broken only by the sweet singing of birds and rustling … More Housekeeping, Sex and more from my over 75 Year Old Grandma