Is marriage about trials, whereby individuals spend their life trying to find out what would annoy or create happiness for the other?Read More
If society allows men to marry another woman when their first wife is not able to conceive a child, can the same society not allow women to conceive children by another man if their husband is not capable?Read More
For example, when Rill finds Camellia in hiding after she’d be deflowered by Riggs, Rill quickly reflects on different possibilities: “I also know that if we tell, he will make my sister fall out of a tree and hit her head. Maybe he will even do the same to me. Then, who’ll take care of the babies…?”Read More
Is there a perfect family or society?
Why do the both the rich and poor struggle?
What keeps immigrants chasing the American dream, even when they have information and experience on how faraway it is?
What role do women play in the preservation of family and society in general?
Eve must consider a critical question, proceed to a workhouse for her survival, and in the process let her minor sisters into an institution to be cared for? Did she?Read More
How much choice or leeway are individuals left with once they choose to be members of a community, society?Read More
Each time I get the urge to stop writing and edit, I remind myself of the editors who will do a better job than me. The frequent self reminders keep me focused on writing the story.Read More
How many times have we accepted flowers, roses, words in lieu of a proper apology? Being served a meal or a clean house in place of asking for an explanation on what the “other” did wrong to us? “He sank to his knees at Tina’s side and laid his head in her lap. ‘I can’t believe you would think that of me. I wouldn’t dream of hitting a pregnant woman.”Read More
Sophia cannot envision herself out of a job, which would be tantamount to falling back into the poverty she lived in before she was employed. Sophia’s struggles go beyond resigning from her job. How will she make a home when .…?Read More
Ronny gets practical, analyzes his situation and prepares a check-list of what he would like in a wife. Friends and family unleash daggers when they learn of who matches his list.Read More