2014 September

Out of the womb

2017-07-19T00:44:11-04:00September 5th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , |5 Comments

A recent conversation with my eldest. Liz: Daddy, do you like my high heels? Me: No. They'll give you a bad back. Liz: But Daddy, I'm growing up. Me: You're barely out of the womb. + This brings us to The Cat. Faithful Reader knows enough about this playboy animal. He has a history here in our Ugandan [...]

2014 August

Universities should help pregnant students

2015-01-13T10:32:22-05:00August 16th, 2014|Categories: New Vision, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

KAMPALA, UGANDA ✦ You’ve worked hard for this your whole life, this, your university career, your education and future, your dreams of a better life. Then it happened. You made a mistake. Now you’re pregnant. You’re pregnant while at a religious university. You know what happens next. You get thrown out. Everything will be gone. Your hard-earned tuition and your honour and your hope for tomorrow too, all lost. So you got that abortion.