Category Archives: Love

18 & In Love: The Finale “Rest In Peace Mark”

Authored by: Edith Mukyala (Uganda, East Africa)

But I was wrong. Some two hours later we were sent to get his body from the mortuary… Continue reading 18 & In Love: The Finale “Rest In Peace Mark”

18 & In Love: Life Is Cruel (part 8)

Authored by: Edith Mukyala (Uganda, East Africa)

“Yes honey, yes. It’s a yes,” I was excited. I was overjoyed. A huge round of applause came from our congregation. I was engaged at 18!! “I love you so much honey.” We hugged, kissed, cried all at once. It was the moment of our lives. Continue reading 18 & In Love: Life Is Cruel (part 8)

18 & IN LOVE: THE DOCTOR’S OFFICE (part 5)

Authored by: Edith Mukyala (Uganda, East Africa)

I sat next to Arthur, my boyfriends’ best friend. He held my hand so tight after he saw me shaking with nervousness. The doctor began by asking, “What relationship do you have with the patient?” “Brother and girlfriend,” replied Arthur. If we didn’t claim they were brothers we were afraid the doctor wouldn’t tell us what was going on with Mark. Continue reading 18 & IN LOVE: THE DOCTOR’S OFFICE (part 5)

18 & IN LOVE: TROUBLE IN PARADISE (part 4)

Authored by: Edith Mukyala (Uganda, East Africa)
I heard the door open with the squeak…aww breakfast in bed! It was beautiful. All the sweet words I had been waiting for came in at that moment. He promised me all the things a young girl could ever want! At that moment, we built our home, envisioned our two children, and planned our wedding vows! Continue reading 18 & IN LOVE: TROUBLE IN PARADISE (part 4)

18 & IN LOVE: JUST THE TWO OF US (part 3)

Authored by: Edith Mukyala (Uganda, East Africa)
He had a quiet neighbor. Like any young man developing himself, he had the necessities. A not fancy yet fancy flat screen, comfortable chairs, a beautiful center table. He was actually organized and neat. He had the food carefully stored in dishes. OMG! He could cook!!! This was it…this was the kind of man my mama told me to look out for! Continue reading 18 & IN LOVE: JUST THE TWO OF US (part 3)

18 & IN LOVE: CANDLELIGHT DINNER (part 2)

Authored by: Edith Mukyala (Uganda, East Africa)
It was a candlelight dinner like the ones you see in the movies. Just him and I. Admiringly, I looked at him as he sat on the other side of the table. At that moment I hated the obstacle between us—the dinner table. I wanted him all to myself. Dinner was served! I ordered the easiest meal! I didn’t want to embarrass myself with a fallen fork on the floor. Fries and liver it was…he opted for rice and chicken curry. Continue reading 18 & IN LOVE: CANDLELIGHT DINNER (part 2)

MY SPECIAL CHILD: JACYNTHE VALERIA, A SINGLE DAD’S BUNDLE OF JOY!

Mr. Mahande Peter shares with us on what he finds special about his smart and honest little girl.

Her lovely name, please?
Well, my special child is Mahande Jacynthe Valeria. She was born on a Monday morning in December 16th, 2013. She’s 5 years old and in Top class at Papa Fountain Buloba. She likes swimming, dancing, painting, writing, reading and surprisingly, doing house chores. Continue reading MY SPECIAL CHILD: JACYNTHE VALERIA, A SINGLE DAD’S BUNDLE OF JOY!