Tag "Love"

Editor's Desk 4 Comments

Lessons Learned From ‘She Called Me Woman’ (Entry 5)

[Click here for LESSON 4] LESSON 5 From the chapter, ‘My Sexuality Is Just The Icing On The Cake’, OW has this to say: “There are times when I study

Our Stories 5 Comments

Lessons Learned From ‘She Called Me Woman’ (Entry 3)

[Click here for LESSON 2] LESSON 3 From the chapter, ‘Love Is Not Wrong’, OF says: “I believe in God, but not religion. I think it divides people, and I

Poetry 3 Comments

THE KIND OF LOVE YOU DESERVE

You have come to know Like a gleam that stretches the closer you get to the light You have become aware of the truth Seen it, held it, cradled it

Our Stories 11 Comments

A LOVE AT SEVENTEEN

Let us start from seventeen and the brown of Adam’s eyes that captivated me. They were a well of honey I could feel myself slipping into each time I looked

Our Stories 8 Comments

HE IS SHE

I knew her when she was a he. All strikingly handsome, tall, curly black hair, brown eyed, lean and toned, a Somali-Canadian; strutting down the Esplanade in shockingly-bright clothes –

Fiction 6 Comments

The Lies You Told

You listen to the sounds of the evening: the crickets chirping, the frogs croaking, the birds’ evensong. You drown your feelings in the peace you get only from nature. Peace

Fiction 16 Comments

The Siren Call

There is a wisdom that comes from having your heart broken more times than the number of beers you’ve downed in your lifetime. It’s like Archimedes and the damned crown.

Series (Fiction) 8 Comments

BEING BRUNO (Episode 8)

PAST Each generation has something to be thankful for. For your grandfather, it was the coming of the white men with formal education. For your father, it was Michael Jackson

Dear KD 25 Comments

Dear KD: What Do I Do With What My Boyfriend Just Told Me About Our Relationship?

My boyfriend and I have been dating for almost a year and half. We’ve never had sex. Not once. At first, we were just taking our time, to be sure

The Happenings 4 Comments

Kenyan Binyavanga Wainaina to marry his Nigerian partner in South Africa

“Nothing has surprised me more than coming to love this person,” Binyavanga says. Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina has proposed to his long-term partner after dating for more than five years.