The Bold Step I Took Moving Out Of My Parent’s House And How It Worked For Me

    I knew telling my Dad I was moving out -regardless of the fact that I was in my late twenties at the time- was perhaps the most difficult thing I would ever have to do. So I did it via a...

Ignoring The Signs Is A Good Way To End Up At The Wrong Destination : Diary of an Abused Woman

This year would make it 7 years since I got married to a supposed God-fearing man but he is a beast with the rage of the devil. We met in Church, he was a worker, who has been working in the vineyard ...

Meet Amanda, The Courageous 4 year old With The Brain Defect.

Amanda is a hydranencephaly (a central nervous disorder characterized by a large head and neurological deficits). I found out about Amanda’s condition after doing a scan seven months into the pr...

My Name is Rika Cargill. I Have Survived Breast Cancer Twice

Rika’s personal experience with Breast cancer began in August 2012 when she discovered something unusual about her breast after giving birth to her son, George. A breast cancer diagnosis soon follow...

Being The Other Woman: Letter To My Lover’s Wife

Dear Ma, I’ll address you that way because I still have the utmost respect for you and your home. I never expected to be writing this letter, and I am pretty sure you never expected you would ev...

Sexual Abuse: As a child I was Molested by Three different Men, My Parents Didn’t Believe Me

Sexual Abuse: As a child I was molested by three different men, My Parents Didn’t Believe Me It started with my cousin Precious. I was little then, I almost don’t remember in full detail but t...

Harvey Weinstein Sexual Harassment Saga: “Harvey Led Me Into His Bedroom and Offered To Give Me a Massage…”-Lupita Nyong’o

Harvey Weinstein Sexual Harassment Saga: “Harvey Led Me Into His Bedroom and Offered To Give Me a Massage…”-Lupita Nyong’o “I met Harvey Weinstein in 2011 at an awards ce...

One Night Stand: Diary of A Neglected Married Woman

One night stand from a married woman’s experience  I had a one night stand. As I type this I cannot even believe it happened to me. I feel like I was outside of my body and watched someone else...

Diary of A Celebrity Wife: Being A Celebrity Wife is Not The Same As Marrying A Regular Guy

Diary of A Celebrity Wife Being a celebrity wife seems glamorous, it is exciting and sometimes you feel untouchable. Reading comments concerning Kevin Hart’s scandal drove me to write this article a...

Do Not Have A Baby To Fix Your Marriage. I Tried It, I Failed

I do not write this from a place of regret. My conscience is clear when I look back and see that I did all I could to save a marriage that turned sour for reasons I couldn’t fathom at the time There...

Orphaned at 17, I Automatically Became a Mother of Four to My Siblings: Here is How We Survived

Hello DANG, I’m not a writer but I feel an urge to share this Today makes it 15 years I’ve been an orphan. My parents were decent civil Servants: Mum a teacher and jack of any trade she was in...

So She Wouldn’t Choke to Death, Baby Zaniyah was Dangled from a Burning Apartment Until Help Came

There’s not a scratch on her face, not a mark on either of her tiny hands. “My baby is doing fine,” Zaniyah’s mother, Saschelle Hewitt, said before she cradled her beaming daug...

“I Just Knew That There Was Something Inside Me That Wanted Me to Tell My Story…” #DANGHero, Chinua Achebe

“I’m a practised writer now. But when I began, I had no idea what this was going to be. I just knew that there was something inside me that wanted me to tell who I was, and that would have...

“I’m A Grown Man Who is Now Afraid of The Dark”- Oluwaseun Talabi, Nigerian Grenfell Tower Inferno Survivor

“I’m A Grown Man Who is Now Afraid of The Dark”- Oluwaseun Talabi, Nigerian Grenfell Tower Inferno Survivor “…We tried to run out of the door, that’s when the massive s...

‘I Went From being a War Orphan to a Ballerina”-Sierra Leonean-American Michaela DePrince

‘I Went From being a War Orphan to a Ballerina”-Sierra Leonean-American Michaela DePrince “My uncle took me to the orphanage after my father was shot and my mother starved to death. He knew ...

Throw Back Thursday: DANG Hero, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti

There are many who see Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti as not only the mother of Fela Kuti and the Afrobeat Musical Movement but also as the mother of the modern African women’s resistance movements in the 2...

“My Ex Boyfriend Poured Acid on My Face, I am Disfigured but Not Broken”- Vanessa Münstermann

My name is Vanessa Münstermann. I was born in 1989, I have been living a normal life as a child and adolescents, with the exception of my type 1 diabetes. I have an advanced high school certificate, ...

13-year-old Calls Police to Say He Wants to Run Away From Home, Cop Decides to step in

When 13-year-old Cameron Simmons from Sumter, South Carolina, called police officer Gaetano Acerra to tell him that he was planning to run away, the cop went to his house to investigate. The boy said ...

Body Image: Daughter Calls Her Mom “Fat”, And Mother’s Viral Response Sparks Heated Discussions

Body Image: Daughter Calls Her Mom “Fat”, And Mother’s Viral Response Sparks Heated Discussions When Allison Kimmey told her kids playtime was over, her daughter got so upset she said ‘...