This post is inspired by several social media profiles, I have seen online. This list is not complete does not attempt to be one, I am merely writing down some of my observation with an added touch of humor, stereotypes and drama.

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Ethiopian Dating

Hameroha.com is the best Ethiopian dating website that I have ever seen before. The reasons why I said it is the best among other Ethiopian dating sites are listed below. 464 more words

Dating Info

እናኑ አለሙ ከሶስት አስርት አመታት በላይ በድጋፍ ማጣት ውስጥ የተደበቀችው ሰዓሊ

የስዕል ስራዎቹዋ በአብዛኛው ሴቶች ላይ ያተኮሩ ናቸው፡፡ ሴቶች ያለባቸውን የስራ ጫና እና ስራ ፍለጋ ከገጠር ወደ ከተማ የሚያደርጉትን ፍልሰት  እንዲሁም  የተለያዩ የሴቶች ባህላዊ አለባበሶችን የሚያሳዩ ስእሎች ከስራዎቹዋ መካከል ይጠቀሳሉ፡፡ መምህርት እና የስነ ጥበብ ሰው እናኑ ዓለሙ፡፡

January 2013: Israel gave birth control to Ethiopian Jews without their consent


Israel has admitted for the first time that it has been giving Ethiopian Jewish immigrants birth-control injections, often without their knowledge or consent.

The government had previously denied the practice but the Israeli Health Ministry’s director-general has now ordered gynaecologists to stop administering the drugs. 277 more words

World News

The Women of Ethiopia

I’ve been working on this blog post for a long time, and wanted to make sure I got it right. I dedicate this to all the amazing women I have met here in Ethiopia, the unsung heroes of this country. 1,726 more words

Call and Response: Alia

Name: Alia
Hometown: Douglasville, Georgia by way of New York
Age: 26
Age You First Fell in Love: I want to say I was 18, to the definition I think now, I want to say 18… 151 more words


Transformative Spaces: A milestone in a transformational journey

In 11th grade, our English teacher from Canada assigned the class an essay and her feedback to me post grading the paper was, “I’m not critiquing your work as an 11th grader but as a future author… 565 more words

Personal Reflections