Category Archives: PARABLES

INFATUATION: A Challenge in Teenage Relationships

Patrick Byamukama was the last born among four children. Though his parents lived under one roof, they had very cold relationship towards each other. This kind of family relationship could not supply enough emotional support for their children. Without a … Continue reading

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CROSS-GENERATION RELATIONSHIP: In search of paternal love

Linda Akello is the first born among five children. Her father worked for the local government and her mother was a house wife and a petty trader. The family lived in a little trading centre in Oyam district in northern … Continue reading

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HEALING OF MEMORIES: Need for forgiveness for Growth

Kirabo Joy (meaning ‘Gift’ in Luganda) celebrated her 16th Birthday recently; she is a beautiful young girl with a fair complexion, naughty and full of mischievous behaviour. She is known to many boys in her locality and she is more … Continue reading

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GOOD TREE, GOOD FRUIT: Vocation to be a Teacher

Jude Kalemba is a son of a middle class civil servant. His father worked for a district local government. With a meagre income and occasional “commissions” he was only able to educate his four children in an average school. The … Continue reading

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Dressing: Outside Portrays Inside

Sylvia Mbabazi is a cute girl doing Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology. She is a daughter of a single-mother whose world evolves around her only child. Sylvia was born when her mother was still a teen-ager and in school. She … Continue reading

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Dating: Making Life Choices

“When do we get married…. This abstinence is a pain in the neck”. This shocking statement was thrown by Christine on the face of Thomas as a thunderbolt. They have been dating for 10 months and struggled hard to abstain … Continue reading

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Problem Shared is Problem Solved

Josephine Akech was born and brought up in Nebbi district. At home she was the daddy’s girl. Being the first born daughter her father loved her very much. As a soldier he was always on the move on assignments and … Continue reading

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Corporal Punishment

Kumar lives in a large city in South India. He is a proud father of two adult children who have excelled in their studies completing courses in Engineering and Education. But his own education ended abruptly and with a sad … Continue reading

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Being a Listening and Caring Teacher

Innocent Mubiru is a Form Two student in a good secondary school. He is always a topic of discussion in the staff room. Because he is always in problems. Most of the problems are avoidable in nature, such as having … Continue reading

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Teenager in a Broken Family

Michael Watum was tossed between his mother and father because they had been separated for several years ago. There was no formal divorce in their relationship because they were never officially married! Every now and then he was thrown from … Continue reading

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