Sister, Sister – Hauwa Shaffii Nuhu

Sister, Sister – Hauwa Shaffii Nuhu

Sister, Sister Hauwa Shaffii Nuhu On the day my sister got married, I found myself occupying an emotional space similar to the one I felt years ago, when I stood over her fresh-out-of-surgery body; panicky, sad, wanting desperately to keep her safe and...

Good Boy – Aress Mohamed

Good Boy – Aress Mohamed

Good Boy Aress Mohamed My mother used to shave me as a young boy, and I hated it. She would also shave my elder brother Issa. At the time, this was the late 1990s, there were no barbershops in our village, Bula Adaan, and the only barbershops were in the...

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