Something His Mama Can’t Offer

“My 93 year old client was giving me advice on how to keep a man.  Client: “Use your temper to your advantage. Be sweet but be sassy. Don’t start trouble but don’t just take it like a sissy. Nothing can be your problem or his problem. It has to be our problem. Feed him well…

When An Islamic Veil Secures A Malian Woman’s Freedom

A story I came across about a woman in Mali. This story was written by an expat in Bamako Mali in 2011. There is a growing presence of the more rigid and legalistic forms of Islam in Southern Mali. A veiled woman was rarely seen in the south years ago, or so I was told….