Zvifadzo Mtengwa: a story of overcoming insurmountable odds.

Let me tell you a story of an amazing lady I met today. Her name is Zvifadzo Mtengwa. Zvifadzo is the first of four children born into a very supportive family. She is also beautiful and God-fearing. Her Grade 4 teacher described as 'quiet but lights up when you speak to her.' Though her parents … Continue reading Zvifadzo Mtengwa: a story of overcoming insurmountable odds.

You are who you say you are!

Growing up, I didn't like the shape of my legs. I didn't like the structure of my body, the complexion of my skin, the texture of my hair, the boundary of my hair line... In fact, there were many things I didn't like about myself. I never really classified myself as 'beautiful' or 'pretty'. The … Continue reading You are who you say you are!

Success is an action word.

Some days ago, I finished washing and didn't close the tap properly, so drops of water trickled down the tap and into a container. After many hours, I came back to see that the container was almost half full. Against popular belief, success does not happen overnight. Success is accumulated hard work and continuous effort. … Continue reading Success is an action word.