February 2020


GrandMa’s storytelling time is a piece recounting some of the beautiful village moments with grandparents. Grandma’s stories and sweet food were some of the things that kept us awake late at night in the village during our younger days. How sweet these days were. Back then in the late-90s, we used to enjoy some of the olden day stories grandma told us for us to have an understanding of why the world is the way it is today. So, after our family evening meals at about 7 pm, we quickly rushed to the room to bring our loin cloths, what we used to protect ourselves from the cold. We put our chairs around her and listened to her talk. Little Eduke was about 4years old by then. Then grandma would ask us if we have closed the doors, windows and made sure the younger ones, one and two years old are…