FIRST MARITAL SABBATICAL YEAR

I review everything in my life. From achievements to failures. If you’ve followed my posts, you’ll see a few examples of those. It was necessary for me to particularly review my married life every year, because I did nurse the fear that I might not have so much of a good one, hence once the […]

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BIBLE STORIES (48): JACOB RETURNS HOME TO ISAAC

After building an altar to YAHWEH in Bethel, Jacob and his entourage proceeded on their journey back home. Just before Ephrath “… Rachael travailed, and she had hard labour.” (Genesis 35:16). Rachael, despite assurances from the midwife that she will “… have this son also” (v.17), died after birthing her second son, but not before […]

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SEIS

I was under no illusions that marriage will be a bed of roses for me, in fact I felt I’d be disappointed if it turned out to be smooth sailing all the way. This is especially because I’m not really an easily likeable person, and I have severally pitied friends who’d had and have to […]

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HEARTBREAK

Love can be a strange guest An uninvited visitor Showing up unannounced Holding its own keys Unlocking closed doors Roaming free spirited Seeking what I have not lost Bringing what I have not requested Love is also a deadly guest It’s departure, Leaves ashes. – Eugene Gant

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BIBLE STORIES (38): JACOB HATES LEAH

You know that Jacob was conned off Rachel for whom he served Laban for seven years, and had to marry Leah because that was who he had sex with on the night of his purposed wedding to Rachel, after attending the lavish party thrown by Laban for him on completion of the years they both […]

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BIBLE STORIES (37): JACOB LOVES RACHEL

Funny how just some months back I had to apologize for not doing enough Bible Stories series, I put it to not been inspired enough to tow that path at the time. Having consistently done it now almost on a weekly basis I feel like apologizing to my secular audience for what might seem like […]

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LONDON CHRONICLES (12): CUPID PLANS

This is from a Guest Writer, Eugene Gant, who’d followed LONDON CHRONICLES with keen interest, but disappointed at the lack of a love story therewith. Here’s his offering for your reading pleasure. – ‘kovich CUPID PLANS Things had settled down. School was proceeding on. Classes were what they were, some interesting, some boring. London had […]

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