Not Fate

“Don’t tell me it’s fate,” she said. “Our meeting and falling in love has nothing to do with fate but everything to do with faith. I prayed for God to bless me with love and He has.” Posted for July 2020 Writing Prompts – #14 – Don’t tell me it’s fate 


What’s meant to be will always find a way ― Trisha Yearwood I was attracted to her from the first moment I saw her but she was dating my friend, Martin.  I was dating too.  But our respective relationships didn’t prevent us from subtle flirting and exchanging glances.  There were times when we went on… Read More Fate


Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me. This was the prayer that changed Lisa’s life. Before she prayed it one night in her room, she was a selfish person.  She went about her busy life, not having time for anyone. She went to church, yes, but she… Read More Changed


She came from Niger, a place notorious for child marriage. Her name is Abayomi which means “she brings me joy”. She was only 14 when her parents insisted that she got married Abayomi was filled with horror.  She had heard stories of  girls as young as seven years  old being sold into marriage. She didn’t… Read More Rescued