The Mother of All Losses – Franscina Omogo

Grief Etiquette 101 When I was twelve years old, my friend lost his father. I remember this so clearly because this was my first-time encounter with both loss and grief. After the teacher came for him in class, I didn’t know what to do or say so my child like mind created a safe space … Continue reading The Mother of All Losses – Franscina Omogo

The Mother of All Losses – Adelle Onyango

It’ll be 7 years since mummy died on the 31st of March and I’m writing this while listening to her favourite song – Pata Pata by Miriam Makeba. “Time can never heal this because time has never had a mother” Someone shared this quote with me recently. We both don’t know who originally said it … Continue reading The Mother of All Losses – Adelle Onyango