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Coming out to MUM, Finally!

I should have known she knew more than I thought

But it never crossed my mind that she did

It never crossed my mind that I would be the one ‘’outing’’ myself to her

So it came as a surprise to me when I told her that it was true

Yes mum I live with a girl! I exclaimed

That’s right,  am in love with her too and have been for a while now

The words that followed were no surprise to me

What did I expect? Of course there was going to be a melt down

The mixture of reprieve and  misery crammed my heart

I had finally told her the truth……But the malevolent things she was saying?

I adored, my mother

I was convinced that all my life she would always support me

Well, I was about to be proved wrong, there were some conditions to the sustain

As I listened and defended my queen

I must say I was surprised that I never dropped the phone or disconnected

On and on we went………. A shouting march

The days to follow would be the hardest ………….

(to be continued)

Stop the Hypocrisy!

Recently I have been reading a lot about the  topic of homosexuality in the African countries contest more so in Kenya where I come from.

Homosexuality is not only taboo but is illegal as well in my country, the legality of not legalizing the unions between two adults of the same  sex has always eluded me Continue reading Stop the Hypocrisy!