Contemporary Womens Fiction

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By Florence Ndiyah

Fatti Ashi died. Startling her kin and group, she comes again to lifestyles quite a few hours after loss of life. Blessing chronicles the lifetime of this Fatti Ashi, a tender village lady who from the instant she rejoins the land of the dwelling is confronted with either hindrances and possibilities in keeping with an tried mergence of 2 worlds. From a toddler who's molded along with her father’s suggestion to merge ancestral cranium worship and Christianity to an underprivileged teen who falls in love with the alphabet and at last changing into a lady who wishes emotional and fiscal independence, Fatti Ashi’s existence yields misunderstandings and isolation.

As a baby within the village, her existence is a battleground for kinfolk competition and non secular clash. As a teenage spouse within the urban, she befriends a intercourse employee who encourages her to carry that means into her existence instead of easily residing to the dictates of others. She takes up the problem through embarking on grownup schooling and turning into a breadwinner yet is bowled over while her husband requests a divorce. In a look for ideas to save lots of her marriage, she entertains conventional faith, Catholicism and Pentecostalism. sadness and desperation lead her to take a deeper examine the location. Is she to stick married easily for comfort? Is she to proceed following non secular paths laid out by way of others, sincerely now not as important to her? Is she to thrill society to her detriment?

The lengthy trip of self-discovery takes her via scandal and humiliation yet finally, she emerges as a convinced, trendy and chuffed woman.

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