Akello, Abigail Arunga

Book Review: Akello by Abigail Arunga.

Akello, is basically a poetry book, written in a way I can only describe as SIMPLE & REAL. It’s about the feels, whatever they are. One day you could be feeling emo and it touches the right spot, another day you could be in a ‘bleh or meh’ mood and the part you were feeling…

LikeAMum1

Foundation Friday, Because #LikeAMum.

I know that by now you’ve established how much I love my parents – yes, my dad and mum, both in the same intensity. In all honesty, if their purpose was to ensure that their children are content with their parental services, they should tick that box already. But it’s not about ticking a box,…

Chat With Mum, Life Lessons

A Chat with Mum.

I love having chats with my mum, mainly because of how inspiring and insightful they get. While sometimes they may get a little touchy too, especially when she’s trying to hold me accountable for things I’ve said I will do and haven’t yet done OR when she wants to know what’s going on with regards…

Chase Woman, Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg, Careers

How Do You Stick To Your Career Goals?

Posted on the Chase Stories Blog. After years of fighting for equality in the workplace, women have found their place and now occupy various professional positions in the workplace. Just like men, they’re now in the same play field, with the same resources and opportunities laid out on the table. There are intrinsic factors that work…

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Talents and In-Betweens.

“To have talent, to know it and to use it whether for your own pleasure or commercially, I believe is one of the most gratifying experiences in life.” Leave alone bucket lists, those are momentary thrills and once you tick it off, that’s just about it. There’s once I thought I was quite the lackluster…

Sacrifice

The Sacrifice ‘Bacon and Egg’ Story.

Earlier in the week as I was celebrating turning a year older, I was looking for a positive message that will be the guide to my new year. And what best place to get that than at church? I happened to be born on a Sunday back in 1987, and it’s not every year that my…