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HOW DO YOU SOLVE A PROBLEM LIKE TESS?

Over time, I have come to realize that I love being around tomboys, and even having them as friends. Typically-feminine girls are not at all my fancy, because I was

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A CRASH COURSE ON WHAT IT MEANS TO BE GAY (Education For Those Who The Shoe Fits)

It started with the viewing of an IGTV video. A 3-minute clip of Ireti Bakare-Yusuf (@sisiogelagos) talking about LGBT Pride, which I found both startling and pleasing, because it seemed

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THINGS I DID FOR HER

So it was that I was hanging out with some friends of mine, and we were talking about the crazy things we’d ever done for someone we loved. Everyone tried

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A GIFT FOR A STRANGER (Part 2)

Previously on A GIFT FOR A STRANGER… * I met Mark in 2013, when I was 23 and he was in his thirties. I didn’t have enough sexual experience to

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A GIFT FOR A STRANGER

A few months after my NYSC service year, I got my first job with a multinational company, and soon had to leave mama’s nest. To me, this was an opportunity

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SUITS AND TIES (Part 12)

I said goodbye to Roland in Part 4. We were supposed to get together, explore the possibility of becoming something – but he was going away. Resigned from our workplace

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A MINUTE LATER

It’s been 17 months since you embarked on the journey, your fourth journey and the longest so far. You look at yourself in your mirror and while you can say

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THE LOVE OF MY STRAIGHT BEST FRIEND

“I don’t understand how people can have more than one best friend,” Kat said. “Maybe because they can relate to all of them and feel close to them in different

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BLOOD AND STARS

Last year, when I was in the hostel, a quarrel broke out between me and a roommate. So, a discussion on homosexuals had been brought up (I can’t remember how

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A Review of the Recent Kenyan High Court Judgment Against Homosexuality

On 24th May, 2019, a High Court of Justice sitting in Nairobi, Kenya, shocked Kenyan LGBT activists and their supporters around the world when it refused to strike down the