Jahsun
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A brief glance at Ifa on the subjects of Love and Relationships

by Omo Awo Jahsun Ifakolade Edmonds © February 29, 2012 I was meditating on love and the aspects of love for this particular issue of Oya N’Soro, and I decided to write about some of the Odu that I have experienced personally that deal with marriage and relationships. The Odu Ifa presented here are like […]

February 29, 2012 0
Violet
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Reunion

by Saddi Khali Violet Reunion this evening we laughed together recognizing old pain as the young love we didnt understand at the time… not regretting or mourning the dead but promising to live again reaching out isnt so hard after broken arms have healed. — lets see ourselves beautiful again…   Seed Whisperer   Conversion: […]

February 29, 2012 0
ELisha
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Love

by ELisha Vee It is the single most powerful force in the Universe. In fact, it IS the Universe. It is that which we call “Love”; a tiny, four-letter word with profound, unlimited beauty. Many of us do not realize the magnificence of the term, “Love.” Many times it is confused with “lust” or “infatuation.” […]

February 29, 2012 2
Obatala_sopera
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Obatala’s Gift

by Javier L. Montanez, Ochun Kayode Once, Obatala looked down on my life, he saw discord, he witnessed chaos. A fire raging from the pit of my belly and like a lion’s roar, it spit from my mouth so that my tongue destroyed the town, which was my reality. My hands were disabled, as if […]

February 29, 2012 0
Diffraction_Madness
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Haiku Love

by Olorisha Oyabiyi (Mz. Personatalie) Haiku 1: What many people Try to innerstand is the Definition Love Haiku 2: What you should know is I love me and I love you Now, let’s make up. Muah! Haiku 3:  Funny thing is. . . me Searching for vindication Through sex, love and drugs. Haiku 4: He […]

February 29, 2012 0
Kendra
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If he is the Sun…

by  Olúkèmi Títílayò Olúsèyí (Kendra Marie Harris) He seems to be the Sun And like the glimmering stars, if that is so, I will stand as the ripened moon With him Holistically, in perfect harmonized partnership… If he is the Sun I would be on the other side of his kingship Masculine force Extra ordinary […]

February 29, 2012 1
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Love is Love is Love is…

by Olorisha Aboyade Bomani Ile Bomani This picture is of my family minus the 1-year-old. Ogunkeye and myself have been married for sixteen years. The way I see our relationship is that of destiny. A person’s destiny is theirs and it happens for a reason that is known to their Creator/tress, their ancestors, Ori, and […]

February 29, 2012 1
Nadir Lasana Bomani (Ogunkeye)
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It’s Time

by Nadir Lasana Bomani (Ogunkeye) “It’s Time.” was what you said, and I knew from your tone, there would be no u-turns. “It’s Time,” (Two words.  Two syllables. Too terse to be taken lightly) felt familiar to me.  Intimate like something I once said in a Texas Days Inn when the only thing we had […]

February 29, 2012 0
Omisoore
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The Wisdom of Love

by Omisoore Asabi Romera Henderson   Oomisore and children Love like a flower has a fragrance.  You can breathe it in, or just pass it by. Whether you are close, or far away, it is the same with love, because like the flower it is full of perfume and therefore sharing its fragrance with everyone. […]

February 29, 2012 0
Eni David A. Sosa
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A Perspective on Love in the ATR

by David A. Sosa An iyawo and newly single, seven years completing a journey turned sour. Fear and trepidation precedes me as a new single, witnessing the struggle of others. Looking for love in a small community of fellow spiritual workers and practitioners’ Hardly seeing anyone on my same page or journey. Oshun brought me […]

February 29, 2012 0
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