Even Nature Mourns Loved Ones

Trauma…agony…helplessness… these are just a few of the endless feelings experienced when you lose a loved one. An unexplainable emptiness clad in an armory of heaviness within engulfs you an invisible maze of confusion. You feel the sorrow digging deep inside you, making you feel like your heart is being overweighed by large stones. The …

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The Kinks & kurls expo

Bright day, clear skies, with the mid-morning tropical sun caressing our skins. We were at the kinks & kurls expo 2018 edition. *** Gayaza High School was the last natural hair enthusiast community I had ever interacted with. The four years I spent there for my O-level made me appreciate the aesthetics of natural hair.  …

Newly appointed IPPF, Director General to visit Reproductive Health Uganda

Dr. Alvaro Bermejo the newly appointed Director General of International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), together with the Africa Regional Director of IPPF Mr. Lucien Koussasi Kouakou, are scheduled to visit Africa with Uganda being their first stop from 18th March to 20th March 2018. This will be Dr. Bermejo’s first visit to Africa as Director …

Sexuality Education: Who will bridge the gap?

My brother always warned me to keep out of his room. I had always wanted to know why? One day when he left for town, I took advantage of the opportunity and found out why he had been kicking me out. Like a thief, I pushed the door open leaving a gap small enough for …

“Musawo” : An Intern’s Experience

It's not on many occasions that one gets to be a doctor for a day. I had an opportunity to be part of a team sent by Reproductive Health Uganda (RHU), to St. Paul Nakulabye West Church to conduct a health camp. This is part of RHU routines where community members in a particular location …

Always Feels Like The First Time

Palms -- Sweaty My heart thumps madly So madly like it's attempting to rip my chest open. Softly -- I mumble Trying to find something worthy of the moment Trying to find the perfect thing to say to you as I near your location. This feeling -- this beautiful feeling Never grows old