At Rest

by Lynette Johnson The women whispered in soft hushed tones,As she blankly stared with a heart of stone,Their kind words of comfort fell on deaf ears,The thought her brother’s dead brought her to tears. “If only you had been here”, she cried,“My brother would never have died.”It has been four days since the tomb wasContinue reading “At Rest”

Finding Courage in Crises

Read Time: 2 min Facing David was a fierce opponent.  Goliath was nine feet nine inches tall. He wore a coat of mail that weighed 125 pounds and carried a spear that weighed 15 pounds which is equivalent to the weight of an average storage cabinet. He was a champion of sorts for the PhilistineContinue reading “Finding Courage in Crises”

When Mum’s The Word

She was five months into her pregnancy when she was warned that she was at a high risk of losing her baby. At the doctor’s advice, she agreed to spend the next 90 days on a tilted bed with her feet above her head in a hospital bed. She ate, read and watched television 24/7Continue reading “When Mum’s The Word”

A Woman’s Worth

A Whatsapp video was making the rounds.  A young girl walks into an elevator and closely following behind her walks in a man too.  Even before the door could shut, the man swings his right arm and hits the girl on her face.  He grabs the handbag from the stunned girl, repeatedly punches and kicksContinue reading “A Woman’s Worth”