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INSIDE NIGERIA: Pre-Marital Pregnancy, Abortion & Hypocrisy.

by Chukwudi Ezeamalukwuo Okoye

Nkechi is a 21 year old mother. Unmarried and without any hope of getting married. She is what Nigerians refer to as a typical bad girl. 1,395 more words


The Greatest Gift of All

“As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was going to happen.”
—Winnie the Pooh

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The Scapegoats

A decade of Moral Panic conceived around the idea of conceiving! What’s most interesting about the moral panic over teen pregnancies isn’t the fear that teens will ruin their lives, it isn’t that they will ruin their children’s lives it isn’t even that taking care of children is expensive! 578 more words


Teen (Be One)


How could you let that be?

You’re only seventeen.

What about a degree?

Posting pictures online…

Thinking everything is just fine.

I’m sorry, but I’m not saying congratulations. 47 more words

My Poetry

The Year in Review: Some Good Things

A good overview on some statistical, observable good things that are going on in the world. Also, proof that the internet can still be relevant a year and a half after a video is uploaded.

Smart People Talking About Smart Things

Sex Ed: Adults NOT to the rescue

I probably watch a lot of TV/internet for a mom that works full-time.  A lot of times it is to unwind, but I also am fascinated by how other people communicate complex ideas.  405 more words


Nineteen Years Ago, I Became I Teen Mom

Normally on Matthew’s birthday, I post something about him or to him.  This year, I am starting off with a bit of what happened when I knew he was going to be coming into my life.  1,398 more words

Family & Other Strange Creatures