African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“If you close your eyes to facts, you will learn through accidents.” Often times we will have reactions to shadows because we are not looking at thing with our eyes wide open or in dim lights. That clouds our version of reality. Also I have found that when our eyes are closed eyes the darkness…

African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“He who earns calamity, eats it with his family” ~ African Proverb This proverb was a great reminder that our actions and reactions are the seeds that create a harvest for our children. As humans, it may be hard to think past the moment we are in especially when that moment is emotionally charged. As…

Forgive Yourself with Tandee Salter

Forgive Yourself Posted on August 10, 2021 Forgiveness is often a hot button topic where the focus is on the importance of and learning how to forgive others. And I agree that forgiveness is important, it helps us grow and gain freedom on this journey called life. It also helps us to release past hurts and…

African Proverbs with Simon Okelo

“Nice Talk can break the bones of a ghost” ~ Nigerian Proverb This is how I broke down this proverb during the Daily African Proverbs room on Clubhouse. I thought about the conversations that we have with ourselves and the how the ghost with bones could be our past experiences. I have learned over time…