On heartbreaks and suicide

There is news going round about a fifteen year old girl who committed suicide because she was heartbroken from a failed romantic relationship with a boy. Along with the condolence comments are comments about how stupid she was to have even thought of killing herself. I am hoping that someone will read this and see … Continue reading On heartbreaks and suicide

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CHEATING PENGUIN: WHAT THE MEDIA DID NOT SAY

​The video making rounds about the husband penguin who fought hard with a home wrecker in order to save his marriage but lost, is very disturbing. What makes it disturbing is that the media portrays the female penguin as a cheating wife and the male penguin, a hero. No one wants to hear the female's story and it … Continue reading CHEATING PENGUIN: WHAT THE MEDIA DID NOT SAY

MARRIAGES MADE IN HELL

​Recently, I met with two women who used to work part-time for me. Both women are married, have children, are young and are financially poor. Both women also have educated husbands who have no jobs so whenever I see them, I usually pay them much more than they have worked for just because of my … Continue reading MARRIAGES MADE IN HELL

WHAT WENT WRONG?

This was first published as a Facebook note in 2011. They had the best of times, and the worst. Both scaled through tough times, and kissed when it was good. In him, she found a companion. In her, he found a sweetheart; loving, patient and of course, naughty. She was young and naive, he was mature … Continue reading WHAT WENT WRONG?