Diaspora Blues

“I finally made it,” Gift thinks as she gazes at her spot. That little patch of grass on the top of the mountain. She shrugs her backpack off and pulls out her treasured item, her harmonica. She sits cross legged at the very edge overlooking where she has climbed and the neighbouring mountains beyond. The …

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Blood is Thicker than Water – A Discussion

My title is a popular saying and there has been debate to its original form. The popular belief is that it originated from the saying, “The blood of the covenant is thicker than the water of the womb.” Now I’ve tried to find that exact phrasing in the bible but I haven’t. If anyone knows …

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