My Very Simple Guide To Gender Equality And Feminism As A Nigerian Woman

This post was first published on Woman.NG

In 2004, I started a monthly email series to my friends, their friends and basically every woman who had an email address I could grab and add to my mailing list.

After I wrote the first one, I read it over and over and I still wasn’t confident it was good enough. So, I sent it to my friend, Akin, to help me have a look at it and give me a feedback.

Hard Times Come Again No More!

April 1, 2015

I shouldn’t be in here tonight, I should be out there having fun and being grateful for all the many blessings life has given me in the past one year, but like every other birthdays, I like my nights quiet.

Tonight I take a pause from my successes; I am counting my many tears and listening to my fears. All my fears.