East Meets West

We are sitting on the rooftop of a high end downtown Toronto condo building with wine and cheese in hand as┬áthe bride to be, being decorated fingertip to toe in henna, looks at me and says ‘I never dreamed it would happen like this’ and laughs. Fourteen years of memories rushed through my mind, paving … More East Meets West

Marriage is a Big Deal Celebration in the Ancient Land

When Nubian men and women court, they must keep it secret from everyone. To proceed otherwise, would damage the reputation of the woman (used goods, if you will). While, the 21st century feminist in me wants to be repulsed by this idea, I am enamoured by the chivalry contained within the sentiment. If/when the couple … More Marriage is a Big Deal Celebration in the Ancient Land