I was waiting for a newspaper headline with my name on it after I did my S.6 exams. Everyone else also expected an excellent performance. But then results came and my name was nowhere to be seen among top performers. It hit me so hard that it took me years…

We didn’t know. We couldn’t have known because the year 2017 started with such a bang! It promised to be a good year. All of us siblings, our spouses and our children were gathered at my parents’ home. And like we always do on New Year’s Day, we ate as…

Many people decline to do better because they confuse habit with character. For instance, some people from Western Uganda where I come from are unapologetically rude, claiming that that’s how God created them. I used to be one of those people. …

Recently, we left church at 7:30am after our morning prayer. Usually, the route we use returning home from church has fast moving traffic. On that fateful day, we found the king of all traffic jams which was strange. As I sat waiting for the road to clear, my friend asked…

Mt. Muhabura.

A friend once told me that everything under the sun is possible as long as there is a human being who has done it before. Be it an incredible invention, be it a business. I took this advice to heart and decided to climb Mt. Muhabura. …

One time, I decided to start behaving like my husband because to me, he is everything perfect. His character, his poise, the fact that his words are few and calculated, he thinks hard about things etc…and I am the opposite. I thought I needed to change.

I must say that…

August 25th 2012 is a date I hold close to my heart; it’s the day I married Newbold. Our wedding was special and different because of the way events unfolded.

Unlike most couples, we didn’t date. We had attended the same secondary school for six years and we were close…

Atuheire Olivia vivianah Newbold

My life is precious and important, I value every minute of it. I intend to use those minutes properly to accomplish the most I can, in the time that I have.

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