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Challenging social norms II: Unimportance of patriarchal religion in marriage

This piece is a an attempt to further explain, “Importance of Patriachal religion in marriage”. It got quiet engaging with James Carter in the comment section, I was made aware of the points that I failed to poach in that topic and I tried to explain what preempted me to cut through the angle that… Continue reading Challenging social norms II: Unimportance of patriarchal religion in marriage

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Challenging social norms: Importance of patriarchal religion in marriage

Religion has always been a prominent stakeholder in personal and family life. Seeking to bring together and in other cases pull apart. Some families identify with the notion that by attending the same religious organization family ties are tightened. This notion may ring true as as an avenue to tighten family bond in certain cases… Continue reading Challenging social norms: Importance of patriarchal religion in marriage

Book Review

The terror began when it ended: A review of Easy Motion Tourist by Leye Adenle

After completing the heart-wrenching novel, Easy Motion Tourist by Leye Adenle, I am left wondering what would happen next that is if something is supposed to happen next. I half expected Leye to tell us to await another part of the book but I do hope there is another part of the book. The book… Continue reading The terror began when it ended: A review of Easy Motion Tourist by Leye Adenle

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New year resolutions or Goals?

According to Wikipedia, a new year’s resolution is a tradition, most common in the Western Hemisphere but also in the Eastern Hemisphere, in which a person resolves to changed an undesired trait or behaviour. It’s an age-long tradition and its that time of the year again when people make a list of all the things… Continue reading New year resolutions or Goals?